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29 January 2015 Last updated at 20:04 ET

Malaysia declares MH370 an accident

Malaysia officially declares the disappearance of MH370 over the Indian Ocean in March 2014 an accident, and says all 239 people on board are presumed dead.

From left: Moaz al-Kasasbeh, Sajida al-Rishawi and Kenji Goto (composite image) - AFP, Reuters, AFPJordan seeks proof pilot is alive

Jordan seeks proof a pilot held hostage by the Islamic State group is still alive, as efforts to negotiate a prisoner swap continue.

A view of American SamoaPort spat puts squeeze on US islands

Congestion in US ports means the Pacific island territory of American Samoa is running out of basic supplies.

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