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U.S. sailors looking for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in the Andaman Sea on March 17
U.S. sailors looking for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in the Andaman Sea on March 17
Sun Xingjie

BEIJING — Since Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 disappeared on March 8, two dozen nations have joined in the search and demonstrated a true spirit of international cooperation. But absent the timely release of information by certain countries — because of profound fear of compromising national security data — cooperating countries haven’t been able to wholly shed geopolitical calculations in favor of humanitarianism.

Flight MH370 ended in the southern Indian Ocean, and satellite data from various countries all seem to confirm this. The plane neither flew north nor entered the air defense networks of the countries on its route. This has relieved the southeastern Asian countries, none of which has found any trace of the missing plane in their air defense information network.

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Fifteen years ago, Francesco kept busy by scamming people. He was a regular visitor to the beaches of Terracina, south of Rome, where he was caught several times selling counterfeit Ray-Ban sunglasses. Then came the drugs, which fed a serious substance-induced psychosis and eventually he tested positive for HIV.

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