A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 en route to Kuala Lumpur was shot down on Thursday, July 17, over eastern Ukraine, killing all 298 people on board.
Malaysia Airlines Flight 17
The Federal Aviation Administration yesterday said it is prohibiting U.S. airlines to fly over eastern Ukraine.
Yesterday, Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 took off from Amsterdam and was shot down over Ukraine near the Russian border. Nearly 300 innocent lives were taken — men, women, children, infants — who had nothing to do with the crisis in Ukraine. Their deaths are an outrage of unspeakable proportions.
A Malaysia Airline Boeing 777 en route to Kuala Lumpur from Amsterdam apparently crashed in eastern Ukraine, according to media reports.