Tuesday, March 31, 2015   

Chinese fishing boat sinks off Diaoyu Islands
(06-27 17:11)

An unidentified number of Chinese fishermen are missing after a boat sank in waters to the north of the Diaoyu Islands at around 8:50 a.m. Friday, according to a source with the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy.
The cause of the accident is yet to be known. Two Chinese naval rescue vessels are heading to the scene. --Xinhua   
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