Sunday, April 19, 2015   

(Flight MH370) Najib to visit search staging ground
(03-31 19:01)

Malaysia’s Prime Minister Najib Razak will visit an Australian air force base near Perth to observe the multi-nation search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777.
Transport and Defense Minister Hishammuddin Hussein said today Najib would make the trip on Wednesday.
“Our prime minister has decided to travel to Perth on Wednesday for a working visit to Pearce Air force base to see the operations first hand and also to thank the personnel involved in the multinational search effort, including the Malaysian personnel,'' Hishammuddin said during a press briefing.—AFP

   
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