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All 52 passengers rescued from ship trapped in Antarctic

An American heavy icebreaker is leaving Australia for Antarctica to rescue more than 120 crew members aboard two vessels trapped in ice near the frozen continent's eastern edge. 52 scientists were rescued from the Russian ship last week.

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Antarctic expedition leader: 'All well' on stranded ship

The leader of an expedition to the Antarctic that was thwarted after their vessel became stranded in the ice has said all is "well":

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