Another 21 bodies have been found in the sprawling fields of east Ukraine where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was downed last week, killing all 298 people aboard.

Local rescue workers had piled 21 black body bags by the side of the road in Hrabove early today. It was unclear how quickly they would be transported to refrigerated railcars in the nearby town of Torez, where the other bodies are being held.

Last night, Ukraine’s emergency services agency said the total number of bodies found was 251.

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