Pakistani Sailors Rescued

Published: Wednesday, 02/06/2008 12:00 am EST

The HMCS Charlottetown rescued two Pakistani sailors adrift on a barge in the Arabian Sea for three days without supplies, DND said yesterday. The men had been working on a tugboat when the towing cable snapped. They were aboard the barge to attach a new one when the tugboat lost power and sank. The other five crew members were not found.

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