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Sirens sound for Italy cruise ship crash anniversary

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Boats sounded their horns off the Italian island of Giglio on Sunday in memory of the exact moment a year ago when the Costa Concordia cruise ship crashed in a tragedy that claimed 32 lives. 

The Costa Concordia cruise ship lays aground on January 13, 2013 on the Italian island of Giglio. Boats sounded their horns off the Italian island of Giglio on Sunday in memory of the exact moment a year ago when the Costa Concordia cruise ship crashed in a tragedy that claimed 32 lives.

The poignant remembrance of the impact came after a candle-lit procession through the tiny port to the sound of ringing church bells.

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