Russian Involvement Suspected In Crash Killing 298

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Jul. 18, 2014 01:50
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People stand next to the wreckage of the Malaysian airliner carrying 298 people from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur after it crashed, near the Donetsk Oblast city of Shaktarsk, in separatist-held eastern Ukraine on July 17.
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A Malaysia Airlines passenger jet crashed and burned in eastern Ukraine on July 17 after being shot down by a missile in what President Petro Poroshenko called a terrorist act. All all 298 people on board, including 283 passengers and 15 crew members, are presumed dead.

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