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What kind of cargo ship?

October 27, 2010

Dutch cargo ship and ferry collide in busy canal

NETHERLANDS/COLLISIONAMSTERDAM (Reuters) – A small passenger ferry capsized on Friday after colliding with a German cargo ship in a busy Dutch shipping canal and the ferry captain went missing.

You might want to reword your headline. It appears to be a GERMAN cargo ship, not a Dutch one.

The first graph contradicts the headline.

Ben

Indeed. We corrected: GBU Editor

Cargo ships line up in the Amsterdam Rijn Kanaal after a small passenger ferry collided with a German cargo tanker near Breukelen October 22, 2010. REUTERS/Michael Kooren

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