Container vessel sinks off China, taking 11 victims; 2 still missing

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Container vessel has sunk off the Chinese east coast, taking at least 11 victims and leaving 2 other crew members missing. There was 1 seafarer who has been rescued by helicopter.
Rescue team officials in the city of Yantai, Shangdong province stated that the cargo vessel, named Guangyangxingang, capsized Monday evening amid strong winds, north-east of Longkou in Shandong. There are 2 rescue ships and a helicopter searching for the missing crew members.
The vessel was sailing from the northern coastal city of Tianjin en route to the city of Taizhou in Zhejiang province.