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Foreign sailors rescued in southern waters

Update: January, 15/2018 - 07:00
The Việt Nam Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre Zone 3 has saved two foreign sailors after an accident in the waters off the southern province of Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu.– Photo laodong.vn

BÀ RỊA - VŨNG TÀU – The Việt Nam Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre Zone 3 has saved two foreign sailors after an accident in the waters off the southern province of Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu. 

Zhang Li Jin from China and Tun Tun Oo, a Myanmar national, were aboard the Panama flag-waving WISE SW ship carrying paper powder en route from Singapore to China when the accident occurred. Both sailors injured their head and arms.  

On Friday, the centre received information about the case from Hoyer Transport Vietnam Company. 


The centre immediately sent the SAR 272 rescue vessel to the site to provide health care for the sailors, who were then hospitalised. — VNS

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