It has been confirmed there were six British people aboard the MH17 Malaysian Airlines flight believed to have been shot down over Ukraine earlier today, Schiphol Airport boss Jos Nijhuis said at a press conference in Amsterdam.
Earlier today, Malaysia Airlines told ITV News that nine Britons 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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