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Video Emerges Of Family Rescued From Flaming Greek Ferry

29/12/2014 12:42 GMT | Updated 29/12/2014 12:59 GMT

Dramatic footage has been released showing a mother and her two children being hauled to safety from a burning ferry in the Adriatic Sea.

Five people have died in the disaster which left hundreds trapped on the stricken vessel between Italy and Albania after a fire broke out on the vehicle deck on Sunday.

Four Brits are among the 300 who have been rescued from the ship, which was travelling from Greece to Italy.

Numerous vessels have been included in the rescue operation, as the Norman Atlantic ferry remains adrift in rough seas after catching fire on Sunday.

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