3MALAYSIA AIRLINES FLIGHT MH17—MOTION MOVED BY THE Prime Minister
The order of the day having been read for the resumption of the debate on the motion of Mr Abbott Prime Minister—That this House:
(1)express its outrage and condemnation at the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 over Eastern Ukraine on 18th July 2014 AEST;
(2)extend its deepest and heartfelt sympathy to the families, friends and loved ones of the 38 men, women and children aboard MH17 who called Australia home;
(3)offer its condolences to the family and friends of all those lost on Flight MH17, which also included citizens from the Netherlands, Malaysia, Indonesia, the United Kingdom, Germany, Belgium, the Philippines, the United States, Canada, New Zealand and South Africa;
(4)condemn the perpetrators of this terrible crime;
(5)note the Australian government has committed to work with the international community in accordance with United Nations Security Council resolution 2166 to ensure a full, thorough and independent international investigation into the crash, to identify the cause of the crash and those responsible, and
(6)support the Australian government’s cooperation with other countries in bringing the perpetrators of this barbaric crime to justice.