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Most of debris found near Maldives not from a plane

Malaysia said Friday that most of the debris found in Maldives is not from a plane and is unrelated to missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.

August 14, 2015  By The Associated Press

Last week, Malaysia said a wing fragment found on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion was confirmed to be from the missing aircraft. The plane disappeared March 8, 2014, with 239 people aboard while flying from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing.

Media reports in Maldives indicated debris found in recent weeks was brought to authorities’ attention following the discovery on Reunion.

Transport Minister Liow Tiong Lai said a Malaysian team sent to Maldives has examined the debris. | READ MORE



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