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Nora Quoirin: Body found in Malaysia is missing girl

The parents of Nora Quoirin have identified a body found in Malaysia as that of the missing teenager.Nora, who had special needs, was on holiday with her family when she disappeared from her room at the Dusun resort on 4 August.Police said the 15-year-old Londoner's parents have confirmed the body discovered by a search team on Tuesday was their daughter. A post-mortem examination will be carried out on Wednesday.About 350 people had been hunting for Nora, who was of Irish-French descent, in dense jungle near the resort. Her body was found just over a mile (2km) away from the Dusun, according to BBC correspondent Howard Johnson.Malaysia's deputy police chief Mazlan Mansor said Nora was found beside a stream in a "quite hilly" area ...