Foreign ministry officials in Rome and Vienna confirmed Saturday that names of two nationals on the list of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight match passports reported stolen in Thailand.
Neither European was on the plane, which disappeared Saturday less than an hour after take off from Kuala Lumpur bound for Beijing. The Italian was found in Thailand and the Austrian was located in his native country. The Italian man's passport had been stolen about a year and a half ago while traveling in Thailand. (AP)