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Thai navy ends MH370 search

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The Royal Thai Navy has called off its hunt for the missing Malaysian Airlines plane over the Gulf of Thailand and Andaman Sea in light of new developments, navy spokesman Rear Adm Karn Dee-ubon said on Saturday. 

Indonesian students pray for the passengers aboard flight MH370 during a class at an elementary school in Medan on Saturday. (AP photo)

Navy commander Adm Narong Pipattanasai had ordered the search to stop on Saturday after Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak confirmed that flight MH370 had changed its course to a new destination, including Kazakhstan and the southern part of the Indian Ocean, the spokesman said.

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