Malaysian Airlines Jet Shot Down over Ukraine

580
Plane downed in Ukraine - President states it is a terrorist attack.
Plane downed in Ukraine - President states it is a terrorist attack.


NEW YORK – INTERNATIONAL – The smoldering wreckage from a Malaysian passenger plane that crashed in eastern Ukraine, killing 295 people.

In Kiev, President Petro Poroshenko did not mince words about what he believes caused this. Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko stated, “It’s a terrorist attack.”

Ukraine is accusing pro-Russian militants of downing the Boeing 777 with a ground-to-air missile. The flight, which left from Amsterdam, was headed to Kuala Lumpur.

“I’ve just finished a conversation with the Prime Minister of the Netherlands and expressed my condolences. On behalf of Ukraine, I invited professionals and experts from the Netherlands to investigate this terrorist attack transparently. I want to point your attention to the fact that we call it neither accident nor catastrophe.”

Rebel leaders in Donetsk have denied any involvement.

FILES: Daily Motion and Reuters

Plane downed in Ukraine - President states it is a terrorist attack.
Plane downed in Ukraine – President states it is a terrorist attack.
Previous articleThunder Bay Police Respond to Cumming Street Incident
Next articleGround War Starts in Gaza Strip
NetNewsledger.com or NNL offers news, information, opinions and positive ideas for Thunder Bay, Ontario, Northwestern Ontario and the world. NNL covers a large region of Ontario, but are also widely read around the country and the world. To reach us by email: newsroom@netnewsledger.com Reach the Newsroom: (807) 355-1862