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Seven dead as rescued passengers recount ordeal on blaze-hit ferry

An injured passenger waiting to leave the "Spirit of Pireus" at Bari, after being rescued from the stricken "Norman Atlantic".

Bari, Italy

Seven people died after a car ferry caught fire in the Adriatic Sea, Greek and Italian officials said on Monday, as survivors described a terrifying ordeal that could easily have been much more deadly.

Six bodies were recovered from the water around the stricken Norman