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Facts about MH17 investigation

AAP logoAAP 28/09/2016


* 298 people were killed including 38 Australian residents

* The missile has been identified as a Russian-made BUK 9M-38 series

* Joint Investigation Team members: Australia, the Netherlands, Belgium, Malaysia, Ukraine.

* More than 450 Australian Federal Police officers worked on the case over the last two years

* More than 100 investigators from the participating countries continue to work on the case

* 1448 pieces of wreckage are recorded in an investigation database

* Around 150,000 intercepted phone calls were checked and over 3500 deemed to be of interest

* Many millions of emails along with half a million photos and videos have been examined

* More than 200 witnesses have been examined

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