The Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation expressed regret that the initiators of the international Tribunal for the investigation of the disaster Boeing MH17 near Donetsk to politicize the matter, and hastened to make an appropriate resolution to the UN security Council, according to a statement released on Thursday the Ministry.
"Our persistent explanation about the untimely and counterproductive such a step without precedent in the past, and long before the end of the ongoing investigation into the death of the plane, were not accepted ", - stressed the foreign Ministry.
"in these circumstances, the Russian Federation, in every possible way trying to prevent a split in the UN security Council and put the issue in a constructive direction, not found it possible to skip imposed by the Security Council politicized decision by voting against it ", - stressed the foreign Ministry.
The Russian foreign Ministry stressed that Moscow condemns the destruction of the Malaysian side, and once again expressed deep condolences to the relatives of passengers and crew members.
in the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation recalled that since the adoption of the UN Security Council on 21 July 2014 decision 2166, which remains the only acceptable basis for all international cooperation for an independent and transparent investigation into the death of the liner, Moscow has made many proposals in favor of full exploitation of the potential of SA in support of ongoing investigations.
"This is what was sent to Russia prepared a draft decision of the UN security Council, in which we proposed, based on the decisions 2166, the involvement of the UN mechanisms for the early completion of a full, transparent and credible international investigation of the crash for subsequent retrieval of the most appropriate formula of the proceedings. Only the full implementation of the decision 2166 will help to understand who is guilty and must be punished ", - stressed the foreign Ministry.
The twenty-ninth of July, a year after the disaster on 17 July 2014 Malaysian airliner MH-17 over the South-East of Ukraine, the UN security Council has considered the initiative of a number of countries on the establishment of the international Tribunal for connection to justice the perpetrators of his death. Russia voted against, abstained, Angola, Venezuela and China, the remaining members of the UN security Council supported the resolution.