A member of a rescue team looks through binoculars during a search and rescue operation to find the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, in the Straits of Malacca March 14, 2014. As the search for the missing plane was extended west into the Indian Ocean Friday, Malaysia's coordination of ships and planes from 13 countries has won praise from the United States, the source points out.
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Malaysia's contradictory messages about missing flight MH370 have caused anger. Some blame habits of a closed political culture, though others say the crisis would challenge any nation.