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Russian trawler with 132 crew sinks, at least 54 dead

MOSCOW (AP) A Russian trawler sank in just 15 minutes in icy waters off Russia's Far Eastern coast early Thursday, killing at least 54 crew members, rescue workers said. The massive trawler Dalny Vostok, with an international crew of 132, sank at about 4 a. m. local time (1800 GMT on Wednesday) in the Sea of Okhotsk off the Kamchatka Peninsula. It did not send distress signals prior to the sinking, the Interfax news agency said. Emergency services in Kamchatka, citing the head of the rescue a...

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