Dutch investigators arrived in eastern Ukraine Monday and began inspecting the bodies of scores of Malaysia Airlines crash victims that have been stacked in a refrigerated rail car by Russian-backed separatists.

The arrival of the Dutch forensics experts came as the United Nations Security Council was preparing to vote on a resolution demanding international access to the site where Flight 17 went down Thursday after being hit by a surface-to-air missile.

The investigators led by Peter Van Vilet of the Dutch LTFO forensic office climbed aboard to inspect the wagons, surrounded by armed rebels, that had been parked parked in the rebel-held town of Torez.

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