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F1 in shock as shot down plane piles doubt on Russian GP

Wreckage of shot down airliner The Formula 1 paddock in Hockenheim has joined the rest of the world reacting in shock at the grim news emerging from violence-torn Ukraine. All 298 people on board are dead after a Boeing 777 en route from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur crashed, apparently after the Malaysia Airlines flight was shot down by a missile fired by pro-Moscow Russian separatists. Several Formula 1 drivers took to Twitter to communicate their horror and send messages of condolence to family and friends of the victims. Some of the tweets are embedded below. The shocking development will put more pressure on organisers of October's inaugural Russian Grand Prix, who were already fending...
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