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Malaysia to receive remains of MH17 victims

Bodies of passengers on flight downed over Ukraine airspace to be transported home.

Last updated: 21 Aug 2014 11:02
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Malaysia is getting ready to receive the remains of some of the victims from flight MH 17 which was downed by a missile over Ukraine.

Forty-four Malaysian citizens died in the tragedy, 28 of them have been identified.
 
Al Jazeera's Rob McBride reports from Kuala Lumpur.

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