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Donegal coast search for diver continues

Irish coast guard rescue vehicle, generic Image copyright RTE
Image caption Searches are taking place north-west of Malin Head

A search operation to locate a missing diver off the coast of Donegal, is to expected to resume on Monday.

The man was reported missing at about 16:00 BST on Saturday.

It is understood the missing diver, who is Canadian, was one of a number who were diving around wrecks in the area.

The search will focus on an area approximately 22.5km (14 miles) north-west of Malin Head, near Fanad.

It is understood a group of divers left from Downings pier on a charter boat on Saturday morning.

RTÉ said they were diving at a depth of 65m at the site of the Pinto wreck - one of a number of sunken ships from the WW2 era off Malin Head.