Flight 17 downed by 'high-energy objects,' report says

Published: Aug 06 2014 10:49:20 AM EDT   Updated On: Sep 09 2014 10:23:04 AM EDT

Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 broke apart in the air after it was hit by a burst of "high-energy objects" from outside, a preliminary report by Dutch aviation investigators said Tuesday. Take a look at images from the tragedy.

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Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 broke apart in the air after it was hit by a burst of "high-energy objects" from outside, a preliminary report by Dutch aviation investigators said Tuesday. Take a look at images from the tragedy.

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