Malaysian Flight MH17 Victims Return to Kuala Lumpur
Relatives of MH17 flight attendant Nur Shazana during a burial ceremony in Putrajaya, Malaysia, on Aug. 22.AZHAR RAHIM / EPA
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A special Malaysia Airlines flight from Amsterdam carrying the remains of 20 Malaysians aboard downed flight MH17 arrived in Kuala Lumpur as the country observed a day of mourning on Friday. The plane was met by relatives and senior officials at Kuala Lumpur International Airport where a ceremony was held to honor the victims. Two hundred ninety-eight people died when the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine on July 17.
In the photo above, relatives of MH17 flight attendant Nur Shazana attend a burial ceremony in Putrajaya, Malaysia, on Friday.