Ukraine Crisis

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Published: Mar 03 2014 08:15:55 PM EST   Updated On: Mar 03 2014 08:20:50 PM EST

Ukraine Crisis

  • Putin: 'We're not warmongers'

    Vladimir Putin Ukraine 2014

    KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images

    Russia needs to keep actively guarding its sovereignty to avoid becoming like a chained bear whose captors "will pull out his teeth and claws," President Vladimir Putin said Thursday.

    Responding to a question at his annual news conference about Russia...

    By Richard Allen Greene and Susannah Cullinane CNN
  • Flight 17 downed by 'high-energy objects,' report says

    MH17 crash3

    REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev

    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.

  • MH-17 crash site residents traumatized

    MH-17 local residents

    The debris of MH-17 is scattered over a wide area, so is the trauma inflicted on local residents.

  • Flight 17 passengers remembered

    Flight 17 passenger Quinn Schansman

    From Family Photos/CNN

    The victims aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 came from around the world and held a wide range of hopes and dreams. Here are a few of those passengers' pictures and stories.

  • Putin: Experts need security at site

    Putin statement

    Russian President Vladmir Putin said in a statement that it was necessary that international experts at scene of plane crash have “full and absolute security.”

  • Victims' belongings scattered among the ashes

    MH17 personal belongings

    There's still no dignity for the victims of MH17, whose personal belongings are scattered among the ashes of the flight that crashed in Ukraine.

  • Where Flight 17 passengers were from

    MH 17 personal items

    Maxim Zmeyev/Reuters

    Malaysia Airlines has given a breakdown of the nationalities of the 298 people on Flight 17, the civilian plane that was shot down over Ukraine. Take a look at where the people on board were from.

  • Civilian planes that have been shot down

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    REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev

    The downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 has shocked the world. While it hasn't happened many times before, this isn't the first time a civilian passenger plane has been shot out of the sky. Take a look other civilian jets that have been shot down.

  • Crisis in Ukraine: What you need to know

    Protesters in Donetsk

    REUTERS/Mikhail Maslovsky

    There have been several recent developments with the situation in Ukraine. Take a look at the fast-moving conflict and catch up on all the latest developments.