MH17 Downed by Rocket Fired From Eastern Ukraine, Dutch Say

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  • Boeing 777 broke up when hit by hundreds of metal fragments
  • Crash report indentifies area missile most likely fired from

Wreckage from Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 lies in a field on July 22, 2014 in Grabovo, Ukraine.

Photographer: Rob Stothard/Getty Images

Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was downed by a Buk missile fired from the eastern part of Ukraine, killing all 298 people onboard, when it entered airspace that should have been closed last year, a Dutch-led probe concluded.

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