18:12 GMT16 April 2021
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    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Seventeen people are missing after a fishing boat crashed into a bulk carrier near Indonesia’s West Java island, national media reported on Sunday.

    According to the Antara news agency, the accident was reported at 4:45 p.m. (9:45 GMT) on Saturday.

    After the crash, the boat with 32 crew members aboard capsized. Fifteen of them are now in safety.

    A search and rescue operation for those missing is underway.

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    Java, boat, fishing, Indonesia
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