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Rescue efforts under way for 22 crew members on capsized cargo ship

Rescue efforts were under way on Wednesday for 22 crew members of a cargo ship that capsized off Nagasaki, western Japan, media said.

The crew of the Hong Kong-registered vessel, who are Chinese and Myanmar nationals, had transferred to lifeboats, TBS television said, with Japanese Coast Guard ships heading to the area and nearby vessels also offering assistance.

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