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Operation to remove cruise ship fuel

Italian authorities say they are preparing to start pumping fuel from the wreck of the cruise ship, Costa Concordia.

While the search operation continues, officials say the bodies of two women have been recovered. This brings the number of people confirmed to have died to 15. At least 17 people are still missing.

Tom Esslemont reports.

  • 24 Jan 2012
  • From the section World
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