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US Coast Guard urged to return and look for yachtsmen

The US Coast Guard was facing calls last night to return to the doomed British yacht Cheeki Rafiki, to check whether the bodies of any of its four crew members were trapped inside. The coastguard located the boat a week after the vessel went missing.

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Image shows upturned hull of missing yachtsmen's boat

A photograph taken by the captain of container ship Maersk Kure shows the upturned hull of the Cheeki Rafiki - the boat four British yachtsmen were on before they ran into difficulties.

The arrow points to the upturned hull of the Cheeki Rafiki. Credit: Maersk Kure

The image was taken on Saturday as the vessel helped in the search for the missing yachtsmen.

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