August 17, 2014 1:09 pm -


Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine shot down a Ukrainian government MiG-29 fighter jet in the Luhansk region, according to a military spokesperson quoted by Reuters. The pilot of the jet ejected and parachuted out and was found, following a search, by Ukrainian forces, according to Agence France-Presse. The downing of the jet comes as a Russian…


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2 responses to Ukraine Rebels Shoot Down Government Fighter Jet

  1. Red Eye Robot August 17th, 2014 at 5:35 pm

    No doubt they were protesting the police shooting an unarmed black kid in Ferguson

  2. Jake August 17th, 2014 at 5:50 pm

    It would be interesting if they could prove forensically that the type of rocket that took the plane down was the same kind which took down the Malaysian Air flight.