China's president has called for a fair and objective investigation into how Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 came down over eastern Ukraine.
The Chinese government's official website quoted Xi Jinping saying the probe should find out the truth "as soon as possible".
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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