Seamen rescued safely

Update: January, 11/2016 - 08:00

BINH DINH (VNS) — All eight seamen from a ship that sunk about 60 nautical miles off the Hoang Sa (Paracel) Archipelago have been rescued, according to the Binh Dinh Steering Committee for Flood and Storm Prevention and Control.

The ship sank after colliding with a Korean vessel at 2pm on Saturday, which then fled the scene. — VNS