Over 15 people missing after ship sinks in Liberia

Over 15 people missing after ship sinks in Liberia

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Between 15 and 17 people are missing after a vessel sank off the coast of southeastern Liberia, the West African state's coastguard said on Sunday.

The ship began to sink on Saturday night, a coastguard official said in a press conference in the capital Monrovia, and search and rescue operations are ongoing.

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