EFEJakarta

With the deployment of five ships and a helicopter, Indonesian authorities continued Thursday the search and rescue for a submarine that disappeared with 53 crew members on board during a series of naval exercises.

More than 400 people were collaborating in the mission to trace the waters north of the island of Bali where contact with the vessel was lost Wednesday, Achmad Riad, director of the Indonesian Armed Forces Information team, said at a press conference. EFE