The American container vessel, mayaguez is enroute to Hongkong from Singapore, with ??? news crewmen?
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Background: The American container vessel, mayaguez is enroute to Hongkong from Singapore, with ??? news crewmen aboard. Resuming normal operations after seizure last week by the Khmer Rouge, Mayaguez is carrying general cargo to Hongkong. 20 crewmen were paid off in Singapore(despite a 1000 dollar bonus offered by the owners) and almond all of the original 19 left will leave in Hongkong. Just before the ship left Singapore some were in a gayer mood and full of praise for their Khmer Rouge captors.