The Hon. John Herbst
Director, Dinu Patriciu Eurasia Center
Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe
(via video from Berlin)
The New York Times Magazine
One year since Malaysian Airlines flight 17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine, details of the event remain mysterious. Evidence collected by investigative journalists and government investigators point to a Russian-made Buk missile launcher as the most likely cause. The Russian government continues to deny any involvement. What do we know about who shot down MH17? How did the downing shape the conflict in eastern Ukraine? What role have journalists played in framing the debate?