Malaysia says need to 'verify' possible Australian MH370 find

KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) - Malaysia said on Thursday that two objects spotted in the Indian Ocean gave reason for hope of a resolution to its missing plane crisis, but stressed the need to verify the claim.

"We have been very consistent. We want to verify, we want to corroborate," Transport Minister Hishammuddin Hussein told reporters at Kuala Lumpur International Airport, where he is overseeing an international search effort.