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Malaysian airliner crashes in east Ukraine

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A Malaysian passenger liner flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur has crashed in insurgency-wracked east Ukraine, regional officials said Thursday, as Ukraine's president said the jet may have been shot down. 

Malaysia Airlines airliners at Kuala Lumpur Airport in Sepang on June 17, 2014

Malaysia Airlines said it had "lost contact" with the Boeing passenger liner, which Ukrainian officials said had come down in a rebel-held zone in the Donetsk region.

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