Ukraine's Poroshenko talks to Merkel, Cameron airline investigation

MOSCOW, July 18 Fri Jul 18, 2014 10:49am EDT

MOSCOW, July 18 (Reuters) - Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko informed German Chancellor Angela Merkel and British Prime Minister David Cameron on Friday about the international team investigating the circumstances of Malaysian airliner tragedy, his press service said.

"The president stressed that the black boxes from the aircraft should remain with international experts and not be passed to a third country by terrorists," his press service said in a statement.

"He invited German and British experts to get involved in the work." (Reporting by Natalia Zinets, writing by Elizabeth Piper, editing by Alissa de Carbonnel)