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Rescuers have saved 11 people who were shipwrecked nearly three months ago in the remote Russian Far East, Russian media reports say.
They had survived by eating fish they had caught, food they had on board, and flour they found in an old army base.
Friday, October 13, 1972, A Fairchild FH-227 twin turboprop airplane crosses the Andes Mountains carrying 40 passengers and 5 crew. The plane would disappear from the modern world and everyone on board thought to be dead, but 72 days later, 16 would emerge alive and tell their story...
PETROPAVLOVSK-KAMCHATSKY (Russia), Aug 7: Seven Russian sailors trapped for three days on the ocean floor in a small submarine off Russia's Pacific coast were retrieved alive and well on Sunday after a British undersea robot cut the vessel free of debris, Russian naval officials said.
"The submarine resurfaced and the seven submariners are alive," Russian navy spokesman Igor Dygalo said. "They emerged by themselves, transferred to a motor-launch and will be placed aboard a ship where they will receive medical treatment," Dygalo was quoted by news agencies as saying.
COOPERATION among countires is far better and easier than WAR among countries.