Thai Navy sailors help a tourist recovered during a search for people missing after a tour boat capsized and sank in a storm off Phuket in July, claiming the lives of 47 Chinese tourists. Photo: EPA-EFE/Royal Thai Navy
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Thai Navy sailors help a tourist recovered during a search for people missing after a tour boat capsized and sank in a storm off Phuket in July, claiming the lives of 47 Chinese tourists. Photo: EPA-EFE/Royal Thai Navy
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