MH17 team gain access to new debris field, hope to find last two victims

April 15, 2015 1:55 PM

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MH17 team gain access to new debris field, hope to find last two victims

THE HAGUE (Reuters) - Nine months after Malaysian Airlines MH17 crashed in eastern Ukraine, investigators have gained access to the area where the last unexamined wreckage lies and hope to recover remains of the last two victims.

Heavy fighting has stopped the Dutch-led team collecting evidence from a field of debris in the north-west of the crash site that was until recently on the front line of the conflict between Moscow-backed rebels and Ukrainian government troops.

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