Remembering the victims of MH17

PHOTO: EUROPEAN PRESSPHOTO AGENCY

The national flags of various countries flutter during a mourning ceremony for the victims of the downing of Malaysia

Airlines Flight MH17. Yesterday's ceremony, which was held ahead of the incident's second anniversary on July 17, took place at the site of the plane crash in Ukraine. MH17, with 298 people on board, was presumably shot down over eastern Ukraine.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 16, 2016, with the headline 'Remembering the victims of MH17'. Print Edition | Subscribe