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Re: Malaysian Villagers Claim UFO Sighting -

From: Eustaquio Andrea Patounas <socex@terra.com.br>
Date: Tue, 16 Dec 2003 09:25:05 -0200
Fwd Date: Tue, 16 Dec 2003 13:32:38 -0500
Subject: Re: Malaysian Villagers Claim UFO Sighting -

Source: ABC Online, Australia


Tuesday, December 16, 2003. 5:52pm (AEDT)

An unidentified flying object was sighted hovering over a quiet
village in northern Kedah state near the Thai border, the second
such sighting there in two years, a report said on Tuesday.

A nine-year-old boy saw a slow moving disc-like object about the
size of a car emitting a greenish light spinning in the air over
Banggol Cicar village near the town of Baling for about four
minutes before it disappeared, the New Straits Times said.

Mohamad Amirul Syafiq said at first he thought it was a plane
about to crash.

"I then called my friends to look at the object which was
hovering just over the top of a coconut tree behind my house,"
he was quoted as saying.

Mohamad Faiz Alias, 12, said he thought Mohamad Amirul was

"But we saw clearly the object in the air, emitting a bright
light," Mohamad Faiz said.

Kamaruddin Othman, 12, said he realised the object was not a
plane because it was silent.

His father, Othman Ahmad, 54, said he also caught sight of the
UFO before it disappeared.

Two years ago, a villager said he saw a UFO hovering in the air
while on his way to the mosque for pre-dawn prayers, the paper