A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 airliner en route to Kuala Lumpur from Amsterdam crashed near Donetsk in eastern Ukraine on July 17, 2014 after being hit by a surface-to-air missile. Separatist pro-Russian forces and the Ukrainian government traded accusations over who is to blame for the attack on the civilian airliner that killed all 298 people on board the plane.
Fan Shun-po, a cook working at a restaurant in Rotterdam, was travelling with his Malaysian wife Jenny Loh, according to a Dutch newspaper.Saturday, 19 July, 2014, 3:09am 6 comments
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott blamed Russia on Friday over the shooting down of a Malaysia Airlines passenger jetliner over eastern Ukraine that killed all 298 people on board.18 Jul 2014 - 12:06pm
Here’s what is known, and what has been claimed, about Thursday’s downing of a Malaysian jetliner carrying 298 people in eastern Ukraine.18 Jul 2014 - 11:00am 2 comments
A social media site attributed to a top Ukrainian rebel commander said the insurgents had shot down an army transporter at the location where a Malaysia Airlines plane crashed Thursday near the Russian border.18 Jul 2014 - 2:37pm 4 comments
A Malaysia Airlines plane with 295 people on board was hit by a missile and crashed over eastern Ukraine last night.18 Jul 2014 - 9:34am 2 comments
Witnesses near the crash site where a Malaysia Airlines passenger plane came down in eastern Ukraine described a scene of chaos with dozens of bodies scattered around the smouldering wreckage.18 Jul 2014 - 12:45pm
President Barack Obama said the US has concluded that a surface-to-air missile launched from insurgent-held territory in eastern Ukraine brought down a Malaysia Air jetliner, killing all 298 people on board.22 Jul 2014 - 10:34am 136 comments