Domnica Cemortan of Moldova
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Costa Concordia trial: Captain's lover was on bridge

29 October 2013 Last updated at 21:57 GMT

A Moldovan dancer who was on the bridge of the Costa Concordia with Captain Francesco Schettino has admitted she was his lover at his trial.

Domnica Cemortan testified that she was in a romantic relationship with the captain and was with him when the cruise ship ran aground off the north-west Italian coast.

Alan Johnston reports.