Mark Rutte, Prime Minister of the Netherlands
Media playback is unsupported on your device

MH17 crash: Netherlands PM on plans for repatriation

22 July 2014 Last updated at 15:57 BST

Netherlands Prime Minister Mark Rutte has outlined plans to repatriate the bodies of the Dutch victims of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 tragedy.

He said that "the hope and expectation" was that the first plane would leave Kharkiv for Eindhoven by Wednesday evening.

Mr Rutte said that it may take months to identify some of the bodies.