Dmitry Tymchuk, Coordinator, Information Resistance
Translated and edited by Voices of Ukraine
At 4:20 pm EEST, 16.20 the communications were lost between the ground services in Kyiv and Rostov [Russia] and the Malaysia Airlines airplane flying from Kuala Lumpur to Amsterdam [Ed. note: the plane was flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur].
Ukrainian troops from the ATO forces in the ATO zone don’t have the air defense missiles at their disposal. However, pro-Russian terrorists and units of the Russian armed forces constantly use such missiles in this region.