French navy rescues yachties from uninhabited Kiribati island

PAPE’ETE, 07 FEBRUARY 2019 (RNZ PACIFIC) – Three people sailing a yacht have been rescued by a French ship after they sent a distress signal from an uninhabited island in Kiribati last weekend. The French High Commission in French Polynesia said the maritime surveillance vessel Bougainville was sent to their rescue because no commercial ship […]

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