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People who believe they had a relative on Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 leave an area designated for family members at Kuala Lumpur International Airport

People, who said they believed their relatives were on Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, leave an area designated for family members while waiting for more information about the crashed plane at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang July 18, 2014. The Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 was brought down over eastern Ukraine on Thursday, killing all 295 people aboard and sharply raising the stakes in a conflict between Kiev and pro-Moscow rebels in which Russia and the West back opposing sides. REUTERS/Olivia Harris (MALAYSIA - Tags: TRANSPORT DISASTER POLITICS)

River of tears: Malaysia plunged into mourning again

Barely 4 months after the disappearance of MH370, the country is reeling from yet another aviation tragedy. This time, a Malaysia Airlines flight from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur has been shot down over Ukraine. All 298 on board have been killed.