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Ship rescue off Japan's coast caught on video

November 12, 2010 12:00:00 AM PST
A dramatic rescue off the coast of Japan was captured on video.The Japanese coast guard pulled five members of a Taiwanese cargo ship out of rough seas after their vessel capsized about 200 miles off Southern Japan.

Two of them have since died. The search for 20 other crew members continues.

The cargo ship carrying 55,000 tons of nickel ore was headed to Southern China from Indonesia.

The crewmembers were all Chinese nationals.


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