Live Updates: Malaysia Airlines Plane Goes Down in Ukraine

Ukraine claims plane was shot down by missile.

ByABC News
July 17, 2014, 1:54 PM

— -- A Malaysia Airlines plane crashed in Ukraine today.

The plane was flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur when it crashed near the border between Ukraine and Russia. Ukraine's Foreign Ministry claims that the plane was shot down. The Boeing 777 was carrying 280 passengers and 15 crew members.

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