Japanese, South Korean trawlers collide in Sea of Japan, 13 rescued

South Korean trawlers are seen along with a boat launched from Japan Coast Guard patrol vessel Bukou, after a South Korean trawler and a Japanese fishing boat collided in the Sea of Japan, in this handout photo taken November 15, 2018 and provided by Japan Coast Guard. 9th Regional Coast Guard Headquarters - Japan Coast Guard/Handout via REUTERS

TOKYO/SEOUL (Reuters) – A South Korean trawler and a Japanese fishing boat collided in the Sea of Japan on Thursday about 330 km (205 miles) northeast of an island claimed by both countries, officials said. Part of the 48-tonne South Korean trawler was submerged after the collision, which occurred at 9:38 a.m. local time (0038 […]

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