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Rescuers cut holes into hull Rescuers try to cut a third rectangular hole on the bottom of the upturned ship in the section of Jianli on the Yangtze River, central China's Hubei Province, June 4, 2015. Photo: Xinhua

Rescue underway Rescuers work on the overturned passenger ship in the Jianli section of the Yangtze River in central China's Hubei Province June 2, 2015. Photo: Xinhua

Search for survivors Chinese villagers watch as rescue teams head out to search for survivors of a passenger ship carrying more than 450 people which sunk in the Yangtze river, off Jianli, in China's Hubei province, on June 2, 2015. Photo: AFP

Rescue begins Rescue workers prepare to head out on boats on the Yangtze River to search for missing passengers after a ship capsized in central China's Hubei province Tuesday, June 2, 2015. Photo: AP

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