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MOSCOW, July 23. /ITAR-TASS/. Russian President Vladimir Putin and Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte have held phone talks to exchange opinions on measures to speed up the launch of an unbiased international investigation into the recent crash of a Malaysian airliner in Ukraine in line with a UN Security Council resolution, the Kremlin reported Wednesday.
Putin and Rutte spoke for the opinions of all interested sides to be taken into account. They agreed to coordinate efforts between the foreign ministries and in the UN, the Kremlin said.
The Dutch aviation authorities officially took charge of the international probe into the crash.
On July 17, a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 passenger airliner on flight MH17 from the Dutch city of Amsterdam to the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur crashed in eastern Ukraine’s embattled Donetsk Region, killing all 298 people on board.