The wooden ferry Sea Dayang 2 sank in bad weather while off Sulu, Philippines. The Sea Dayang 2 had left Zamboanga City bound for Bongao, Tawi-Tawi with 9 passengers and 10 crew when it became overwhelmed by heavy seas off Sulu. The master of the Sea Dayang 2 was able to send out a distress call before the ferry sank. The Philippine Coast Guard and Navy dispatched vessels to the scene and rescued all 19 persons.
- Task force rescues 19 ferry passengers off Sulu (mindanews.com)