KAGOSHIMA (Kyodo) -- The Japan Coast Guard continued searching for two missing fishermen in the East China Sea on Saturday while rescuing four others after their boat capsized off Amami-Oshima Island in southwestern Japan, they said. The coast guard found the 30-ton trawler Kasuga Maru overturned at around 6:35 p.m. Friday in an area where there are many sharks and all six crew members were missing, they said.
Italian coast guard officials were trying Wednesday to rescue migrants lost at sea after their boat capsized off the coast of Lampedusa, a tiny Italian island close to North Africa, officials said. Many were feared dead. Read Post
Fishermen in two boats rescued at least 15 persons off the seas of Caubian Island in Lapu-Lapu City after big waves in the area caused the boat they were riding on to capsize.Those rescued include four government employees from the ... Read Post