KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - The Defense Ministry in Ukraine confirms two Ukrainian military fighter jets shot down in the eastern part of country.<br />
The Sukhoi-25 fighters were shot down 1:30 p.m. local time Wednesday over an area called Savur Mogila.<br />
Defense Ministry spokesman Oleksiy Dmitrashkovsky says the planes may have been carrying up to two crew members each.
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