Cargo ship runs aground in Cornwall
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Russian cargo ship runs aground in Cornwall

A major coastguard operation is underway after a Russian cargo ship ran aground off the coast of Cornwall.

The 16,000-tonne Kuzma Minin has 18 crew members onboard, but no cargo.

The coastguard said the vessel dragged its anchor while leaving Falmouth harbour and is now listing by five degrees.

  • 18 Dec 2018
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