Merkel, Putin call for international probe of MH17 crash

(AGI) Berlin, July 19 - German Chancellor Angela Merkel andRussian President Vladimir Putin have called for aninternational investigation into the downing of a MalaysianAirlines plane over eastern Ukraine, Berlin said on Saturday.The two leaders spoke on the telephone and agreed that "aninternational, independent commission under the direction ofUN's International Civil Aviation Organization should quicklyhave access to the site of the accident to shed light on thecircumstances of the crash and move the victims". . .

(AGI) Berlin, July 19 - German Chancellor Angela Merkel andRussian President Vladimir Putin have called for aninternational investigation into the downing of a MalaysianAirlines plane over eastern Ukraine, Berlin said on Saturday.The two leaders spoke on the telephone and agreed that "aninternational, independent commission under the direction ofUN's International Civil Aviation Organization should quicklyhave access to the site of the accident to shed light on thecircumstances of the crash and move the victims". . .