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Finnish ferry runs aground in Baltic sea with nearly 430 aboard

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Finnish ferry runs aground in Baltic sea with nearly 430 aboard

A passenger ferry ran aground Saturday next to islands between Sweden and Finland, leaving nearly 430 passengers and crew stranded for the night, the Finnish owner and coast guard said. The Viking Line’s “Grace,” sailing between the Finnish port of Turku and the Swedish capital Stockholm, hit rocks around 1415 pm (1215 GMT) shortly before a stopover in Mariehamn, in the Aland archipelago, Finland’s coast guard said.

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