Iraqi ambassador in Moscow Abbas Khalaf refuted reports on fires set to oil wells. The ambassador stated at a Saturday press conference that "nobody set fire to oil wells in Iraq." According to him, "Iraq would never do that because oil is Iraq's wealth." The Iraqi diplomat also refuted that certain oil wells were damaged. He concluded that "it could not have happened as there were no fights in the vicinity of the deposits."
The co-author of this disaster is the Dutch government, which did not find either strength or desire to save the lives of its citizens who were flying on that plane. The Dutch authorities did not demand Ukraine to comply with international aviation regulations
On the second day of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, a plenary meeting was held, in which Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Emmanuel Macron, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan and IMF head Christine Lagarde took part