Cargo ship fire kills one, hurts three off UAE coast

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A cargo ship caught fire and sank on Monday off the coast of the sheikhdom of Sharjah, the United Arab Emirates, killing one person and wounding three others, local media reported.

The three injured crew were of Indian and Bangladeshi nationalities. They were taken to intensive care at a nearby Kuwait hospital. One crew member is still missing.

The fire broke out five miles off the Sharjah coast at around 9 a.m. local time. The cause is still not clarified. Endi

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