Sri Lankan Navy rescues elephants from drowning

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The Sri Lankan Navy rescued two elephants from drowning near Trincomalee, a city in the northeast of the country, on Sunday after they were washed out to sea. Navy divers used ropes and a flotilla of boats to tow the animals back to shallow waters. It is the second such case in a month.

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