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MATSUYAMA, Ehime Pref. (Kyodo) A fishing boat Thursday night bumped into Maritime Self-Defense Force vessel anchored off Iyo, Ehime Prefecture, the Japan Coast Guard said early Friday.

No one was injured in the 11:55 p.m. accident between the 510-ton MSDF minesweeper Miyajima and the Choei Maru, a 4.99-ton trawler.

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