BREAKING: Malaysian plane carrying 295 people has been shot down

(AP) – Malaysia Airlines says it lost contact with a plane over Ukrainian airspace.
   
MH17 was heading from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur on Thursday.
   
A Ukrainian government adviser Anton Gerashenko said on Facebook that a plane carrying 295 people was shot down over a town in the east of the country.
   
The airline said on Twitter that more details were coming.



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