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Hunt on for 26 in boat sinking

9 die on workers’ trip home to Indonesia from Malaysia

Posted: June 19, 2014 at 5:16 a.m.

Malaysian rescuers search Wednesday for passengers of a sunken boat near Banting.

Malaysian rescuers intensified a search today for 26 people who remained missing after an overcrowded wooden boat carrying Indonesians home in a storm sank in choppy seas.

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