Monday, September 04, 2006

Eight Missing As Bolivian Navy Ship Sinks In Storm

A Bolivian Navy river ship has sunk during a storm, leaving eight people missing, according to reports reaching here.Rear Admiral Ernesto, head of Bolivia's Navy, said the ship with 22 people aboard ran into a storm while sailing on the Paraguay River, in southeastern Bolivia near the border with Brazil. The Brazilian navy has sent frogmen and firefighters to search for the missing.

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