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Smoke rises from where MalaysiAirlines plane went down Thursday Ukraine. | Image from video

Smoke rises from where a Malaysia Airlines plane went down Thursday in Ukraine. | Image from video

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Updated: July 17, 2014 5:21PM

GRABOVO, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine said a passenger plane carrying 295 people was shot down Thursday as it flew over the country, and both the government and the pro-Russia separatists fighting in the region denied any responsibility for downing the plane.</

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