Swedish government wants to allow new underwater investigation of M/S Estonia

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  • The government says it is looking at ways to change legislation to allow accident investigation authorities from Sweden, Finland and Estonia to take a new look at the hull of the sunken M/S Estonia.
  • 852 people died when the ferry sank in the Baltic Sea on the way from Tallinn to Stockholm in 1994.
  • A recent documentary showing a hole in the hull has raised new questions as how and why it sank.