Another Malaysian Airline Boeing-777 Aircraft, Flight MH17 from Amsterdam to Kuala Lampur with 296 People on Board, Lost over Ukraine Airspace
Twenty Seven  Australians were Aboard a MH 17 Crash in Ukraine Air Plane apparently shot down by a missile fired by Russian based Rebels in Ukrain killing all 296 on board.
Ukraine’s government and pro-Russian Insurgents traded blame for the disaster, with comments attributed to a Rebel Chief suggesting his men may have downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 by mistake, believing it was a Ukrainian Army Transport Plane.
As this stands this looks less like an accident than a crime,” Tony Abbott told parliament, adding the Boeing 777 appeared to have been brought down by Russian-backed rebels.
And if so the perpetrators must be brought to Justice. Opposition Leader Bill Shorten added: “This is a violation of the rules of civilisation.”
Confirming 27 Australians and delegates heading for a Melbourne AIDS conference were among the dead, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said Australia demanded a full, Independent Inquiry into the crash and Australian Officials would seek access to the crash site.
The Boeing 777-200ER, travelling from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur but carrying Australian borne passengers, appeared to have broken up before Impact and the Burning Wreckage was scattered over a wide area.
Malaysia said the plane had made no distress call.
American Intelligence Authorities believe a surface-to-air missile took down the passenger Jet.
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