The use of fake passports by two passengers on the missing flight MH370 last week, which led to Thailand being named as a hub for passport theft and forgery, has caused the Department of Consular Affairs to respond by declaring that the Thai passport is one of the most difficult to forge in the world.
More than 10 million documents have been issued since e-passport production began in 2005.
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