The Peninsula 2013.09.30 09:00
BEIJING: More than 70 people were missing after three fishing boats sank in
a powerful typhoon in the South China Sea, state media said on Monday.
"Three fishing boats have sunk since Sunday afternoon," Xinhua news agency
said, quoting maritime authorities.
Altogether five boats carrying 171 people were caught in rough seas whipped
up by Typhoon Wutip, which is expected to make landfall in Vietnam's
central region later Monday.
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