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Pirates 'seize UK yacht couple'

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A search is underway for a British couple who are feared to have been taken hostage by Somali pirates.

Paul and Rachel Chandler, from Tunbridge Wells, were sailing their yacht - the Lynn Rival - towards Tanzania, when they released a distress signal.

Frank Gardner reports.

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