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Malaysia jet one of 3 plane crashes in Ukraine this week: What we know
Malaysia jet one of 3 plane crashes in Ukraine this week: What we know

The Malaysia Airlines passenger jet that crashed Thursday with 298 people on board was the third plane to go down in Ukraine this week, according to Ukrainian officials. Here is a quick breakdown of the three incidents, all of which Ukrainian officials have said were the result of the aircraft being shot down. On Thursday afternoon, sources told the Los Angeles Times that U.S. intelligence officials had confirmed a surface-to-air missile also resulted in the crash of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17. On Monday, a Ukrainian AN-26 military transport crashed in the separatist stronghold of Luhansk on the Russian border. The plane, according to Ukrainian Defense Minister Valeriy...

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