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14 dead, scores missing in Myanmar ferry disaster: official

Rescuers have discovered 14 bodies and expect to find scores more after a ferry packed with teachers, students and workers capsized in central Myanmar, local authorities said. A total of 154 people have been rescued since the boat sank early Saturday morning en route from the town of Homalin to the city of Monywa. Search teams scouring the Chindwin River have located the sunken vessel and rescuers fear the death toll could reach 100.
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