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The Venezuelan Navy

skirmish between a cruise ship and a Venezuelan naval vesselwas repairing its engines in international waters when ordered it into port. When refused, fired a warning shot and attempted to ram the cruise liner, which is designed to sail through icebergs in the Antarctic. Unsurprisingly, this did not end well for the and she promptly sank. All 44 hands were safely rescued

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