Families in Kuala Lumpur have been awaiting news of relatives thought to be on a passenger plane that crashed in eastern Ukraine.
According to Agence France Presse news agency, relatives began gathering at the international airport as reports emerged that all 295 passengers on board had been killed.
Thousands of online users have taken to social media to call for the victims of the Malaysian airliner crash to be returned to loved ones.
United States intelligence officials admitted that they do not know who fired the surface-to-air missile that downed flight MH17.
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