Authorities identify second man using stolen passport

Photos of the two men who were travelling onboard the missing Malaysia Airlines MH370 on stolen passports. Credit: Reuters

Authorities have identified a second man travelling on a stolen passport onboard the missing Malaysia Airlines flight as Delavar Seyed Mohammadreza.

The Iranian man on the left has already been named as Pouria Nour Mohammad Mehrdad, 19, who is "not likely to be a member of a terrorist group".

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