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S. China Sea typhoon death toll rises to 10

Updated: 2013-10-06 00:47
( Xinhua)

HAIKOU - Rescuers on Saturday retrieved the bodies of four more fishermen from the South China Sea in the aftermath of Typhoon Wutip, bringing the death toll of a shipwreck to 10.

Another 52 remain missing while 26 fishermen were rescued after the typhoon struck on Sunday.

The bodies were retrieved as the rescuers stepped their search near uninhabited islands and reef.

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