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Ferry Sinks In Bahrain!  
User currently offlineRootsAir From Costa Rica, joined Feb 2005, 4186 posts, RR: 40
Posted (8 years 9 months 5 days 3 hours ago) and read 1095 times:

Apparetnly a ferry has sunk off Bahrain with many people on boad.

http://www.cnn.com/2006/WORLD/meast/03/30/bahrain.ship.ap/index.html

Another horrible story! We need not that !

[Edited 2006-03-30 23:13:35]


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User currently offlinePrebennorholm From Denmark, joined Mar 2000, 6548 posts, RR: 54
Reply 1, posted (8 years 9 months 5 days 2 hours ago) and read 1064 times:

Danish news reports : At least 44 passengers dead. Passengers were mostly "western" tourists.

This is about a month after an Egyptian ferry sunk with almost a thousand casualties.



Always keep your number of landings equal to your number of take-offs, Preben Norholm
User currently offlineEWS From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (8 years 9 months 5 days 2 hours ago) and read 1064 times:

BBC just reported around 60 people have been rescued from the water.

Lew


User currently offlineAirPacific747 From Denmark, joined May 2008, 2484 posts, RR: 24
Reply 3, posted (8 years 9 months 5 days 1 hour ago) and read 1055 times:

Quoting Prebennorholm (Reply 1):
At least 44 passengers dead

I heard that they are "just" missing and its not sure that they are dead, although its most likely.


User currently offlineDogfighter2111 From United Kingdom, joined Nov 2004, 1968 posts, RR: 1
Reply 4, posted (8 years 9 months 5 days 1 hour ago) and read 1054 times:

BBC just reporting that 48 bodies have been pulled from the water. 60 people have been saved.

Thanks
Mike


User currently offlineCO7e7 From United States of America, joined Dec 2004, 2849 posts, RR: 2
Reply 5, posted (8 years 9 months 4 days 13 hours ago) and read 1024 times:

Quoting Prebennorholm (Reply 1):
At least 44 passengers dead

Al Jazeera is reporting 57 dead. Here's the link in english:
http://english.aljazeera.net/NR/exer...56-265A-468A-8977-28B4FB8AF53C.htm

RIP to all dead people!


User currently offlineME AVN FAN From Switzerland, joined May 2002, 13920 posts, RR: 25
Reply 6, posted (8 years 9 months 4 days 6 hours ago) and read 1010 times:

That looks like being the "final" :
-
CONFIRMED DEAD
17 Indians
12 Britons
4 South Africans
4 Singaporeans
3 Pakistanis
3 Filipinos
1 Irish
1 German
12 others

CONFIRMED SURVIVORS
30 Indians
9 Britons
8 South Africans
5 Filipinos
3 Bahrainis
3 Egyptians
2 Singaporeans
1 Bangladeshi
1 Pole
1 Pakistani
1 Nepali
1 American
1 Sri Lankan
1 Thai


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