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Premier says Malaysia Airlines plane went down in Indian Ocean
Premier says Malaysia Airlines plane went down in Indian Ocean

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — The prime minister's announcement that Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 went down in the Indian Ocean with no survivors marked a major turn in the search for the missing jet but did little to explain why it went off course in the first place. Despite the reported sightings of debris that may have come from the Boeing 777, crews had been unable to recover any of it. Australian maritime officials suspended the search again Tuesday because of high waves and powerful gales. Prime Minister Najib Razak said his announcement late Monday was based on an analysis by the British satellite company Inmarsat, fixing the plane's last known location southwest of...

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