Dutch Foreign Ministry Summons Russian Ambassador in The Hague for Rebuke Over MH17 Remarks

September 30, 2016
Dutch investigators from the Joint Investigation Team present their findings on MH17 on September 28, 2016. Photo by Peter Dejong/AP

LIVE UPDATES: The Dutch Foreign Ministry summoned Russia’s ambassador in The Hague for a diplomatic rebuke after Moscow made remarks critical of the Netherland’s investigation into the MH17 shoot-down by Russia-backed separatists

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