Video: Fishermen rescue Whale Shark in Malaysia

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MALAYSIA (CBS) — A group of fishermen rescued a whale shark they spotted off the coast of Malaysia.

The shark was tangled in a rope until it was set free. One of the fishermen said the the animal did not resist while the rope was being cut.

According to National Geographic, whale sharks are the biggest fish in the ocean. They are currently listed as an endangered species.

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