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Monday, July 21, 2014

The Russian View Of What Happened To Flight MH17

A piece of the wreckage of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 is pictured in a field near the village of Grabove, in the region of Donetsk on July 20, 2014. (Bulent Kilic/AFP/Getty Images)

A piece of the wreckage of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 is pictured in a field near the village of Grabove, in the region of Donetsk on July 20, 2014. (Bulent Kilic/AFP/Getty Images)

While the West says pro-Russian separatists in Eastern Ukraine fired a missile that brought down MH17, the point of view in Russia is different. Here & Now’s Meghna Chakrabarti speaks to Dmitri Trenin, director of the Carnegie Moscow Center. Trenin retired from the Russian Army in 1993.

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