Rebels allow OSCE to see one area of Malaysian airline crash site-witness

HRABROVE, Ukraine, July 19 Sat Jul 19, 2014 7:00am EDT

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HRABROVE, Ukraine, July 19 (Reuters) - Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine allowed monitors from the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe to visit a part of the site where the Malaysian airliner crashed, a Reuters witness reported.

The witness said rebels gave the monitors access to a section which was covered in debris, including one of the aircraft's engines. They also allowed them to talk to locals.

(Writing by Elizabeth Piper; Editing by Alison Williams)

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