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PHUKET, Thailand  | 56 missing in Thai resort boat capsize; divers mobilized

PHUKET, Thailand  — Thai navy divers prepared Friday to search for 56 mostly Chinese tourists missing after a storm capsized their diving boat off the resort island of Phuket. The commander of Phuket Provincial Police, Teerapol Tipcharoen, said the sea had calmed since Thursday evening’s accident and the search was ongoing. A navy deputy commander, … Continue reading PHUKET, Thailand  | 56 missing in Thai resort boat capsize; divers mobilized