JAPAN SUSPENDS SEARCH AND RESCUE OPS FOR MISSING SHIP CREW
Japanese authorities have temporarily suspended search and rescue operations for the missing crew, which are mostly Filipino of the Panamanian-flagged cargo ship that sank off Japanese waters in light of the upcoming typhoon.
It can be recalled that more than 30 Filipinos remain missing.
Cargo ship Gulf Livestock 1 issued a distress call wherein Edwardo Saren, the vessel’s chief officer, have been rescued.
Another Filipino was rescued on Friday.
He was found alive in a life raft from the sunken ship.