2 weeks Panamanian vessel rescues 15 Filipino fishermen in Zambales MB
Fifteen missing Filipino fishermen were rescued by a Panamian vessel after their boat capsized in waters near Bajo de Masinloc in Zambales province on Wednesday, the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) said Sunday. (Philippine Coast Guard / MANILA BULLETIN) PCG Spokesperson Capt. Armand Balilo said foreign bulk carrier M/V Kumano Maru was en route to Australia from China when they rescued the fishermen at vicinity waters approximately 75 nautical miles West of Agno, Pangasinan. They were reportedly clinging on the capsized fishing boat F/B Aqua Princess.Based on PCG’s report, the boat, with 17 crew onboard, went on a fishing venture last ... more