President of Ukraine

President signed the Law to prolong the Agreement between Ukraine and Netherlands on the International Mission to protect investigation of the MH17 tragedy until August 1, 2018

12 December 2017 - 14:20

President signed the Law to prolong the Agreement between Ukraine and Netherlands on the International Mission to protect investigation of the MH17 tragedy until August 1, 2018

President Petro Poroshenko signed the Law on the ratification of the Agreement (in the form of the exchange of notes) between Ukraine and Netherlands on prolongation of the effect of the Agreement between Ukraine and Netherlands on the International Mission to protect investigation of July 28, 2014 until August 1, 2018.

The parties agreed in 2014 to create a multinational International Mission to protect investigation of the MH17 tragedy and concluded the relevant Agreement. According to the MoU between the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine and Netherlands of July 24, 2014, the Ukrainian side handed over to Netherlands the authority to investigate the causes and consequences of the tragedy.

The Law comes into force on the day of publication.