Compiled From Wire Service Dispatches With Analysis From Monitor Correspondents Around The World,
Edited By Anne Collier /
December 16, 1982
A passing cargo ship rescued 60 people who abandoned an Indian freighter shortly before it sank in a Pacific Ocean storm 700 miles off the coast of Oregon Tuesday night, the US Coast Guard reported. One person from the freighter died.
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