>> It was a Russian military unit that shot down MH17, the Malaysia Airlines flight that went down in Eastern Ukraine in 2014. That is according to Dutch investigators chosen to conduct the preliminary investigation. The safety board says they used videos and still images from the time to trace the routes taken by the Russian missile convoy, they say, carried out the attack.
Investigators say this showed that all the vehicles were part of Russia's 53rd anti-aircraft missile brigade.>> All 298 aboard were killed in the incident when the plane exploded over a conflict zone in territory held by pro-Russian separatists. It's not the first time investigators have blamed Russia for the incident.
>> The eastern part of Ukraine, for this I will->> In 2015, the Dutch concluded that the plane was shot down by a Russian-made ground-to-air rocket. But didn't specify who fired it. There have also been several attempts to set up an international court over the incident. Something Russia has always blocked.
Meanwhile Moscow has always denied any involvement in downing the jet. The Netherlands Safety Board was chosen by five countries to conduct the preliminary investigation. With help from experts from Australia, Belgium, Malaysia and Ukraine. Nearly two-thirds of all the victims were Dutch. Investigators are still focusing on some 100 people suspected of having played a quote, active role, in the incident.
They have not yet been publicly named.