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Dutch, Australian Experts Reach MH17 Crash Site For 1st Time – 31 July 2014

RT logoDutch and Australian forensic teams have reached the Malaysian Airlines crash site in eastern Ukraine for the first time, accompanied by OSCE monitors, after almost a week of trying to access the scene.

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However, explosions have been heard close to the area, where the delegation is currently located according to the AFP and RIA Novosti news agencies.

There were four experts in the group, who used a new route to get to where the plane was downed. They had been trying daily to get to the crash site, but were unable to due to heavy fighting between Ukrainian troops and anti-government forces.

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