Floral tributes have been growing at Schiphol Airport, Amsterdam, where the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 that crashed in Ukraine yesterday evening took off from.
173 Dutch citizens are among the 298 killed in the crash.
The relatives of the dead will be flown out later this evening to the site of the crash.
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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