11 Chinese, British Sailors Rescued In Philippines

11 Chinese, British sailors rescued in Philippines after yacht sinks in typhoon winds

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  • 11 Chinese, British sailors rescued in Philippines
    MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine coast guard says nine Chinese and two British sailors have been rescued after their yacht sank in rough waters. They were picked up by a Hong Kong cargo ship that was passing through the same waters near the Batanes ...
    06/4/2012 - 9:00 pm | View Link
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