PODCAST: Gem-Ver: The men, the crash, the journey home
MANILA, Philippines – On Philippine Independence Day last June 12, two months ago today, the defense department broke some bad news: a Filipino fishing boat was sunk and abandoned by a Chinese vessel in Recto Bank (Reed Bank) in the West Philippine Sea.
Life has not been the same again for the fishermen of Gem-Ver.
In this podcast, Rappler's Rambo Talabong and Sofia Tomacruz retell the fishermen's harrowing but inspiring journey at sea.
What's next for them? – Rappler.com
Part 1 | THE SINKING OF GEM-VER: Barko! May babanggang barko!
Conclusion | Despite Duterte, Gem-Ver fishermen buckle down to work
Profiles | IN THEIR OWN WORDS: The fishermen of Gem-Ver
Video | Gem-Ver fishermen eager to sail again