Rescuers turn over capsized ship, hopes fade for survivors

Top-deck cabins poked out of the water from a capsized river cruise ship on the Yangtze on Friday after disaster teams righted the vessel to quicken the search for more than 340 victims still missing.

The ship has been turned 180 degrees and rests on its bottom now. Most parts of the hull is still in water. Rescuers will subsequently drain water from the ship before they enter the ship to carry out operation.

So far, 97 bodies have been recovered and 14 people found alive.

via Rescuers turn over capsized ship, hopes fade for survivors- China.org.cn.

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