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Missing Malaysia Airlines plane: One of two suspects with stolen passports identified

Published on Mar 10, 2014 5:15 PM
Passengers queue to clear immigration checkpoints at Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) in Sepang on March 9, 2014. One of the two suspects who travelled on Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 using stolen passports has been identified. -- PHOTO: AFP

KUALA LUMPUR (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - One of the two suspects who used stolen passports to board the missing MH370 flight has been identified.

Inspector General of Police (IGP) Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar said the man has been identified based on CCTV footage gathered from Kuala Lumpur International Airport.

"I can confirm that he is not a Malaysian, but cannot divulge which country he is from yet," he said

When asked if both of the men had immigration records of entering the country, the IGP said that they were in the midst of investigating the issue.

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