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Ferry Sinks In Bahrain!

Fri Mar 31, 2006 7:12 am

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

Another horrible story! We need not that !

[Edited 2006-03-30 23:13:35]
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RE: Ferry Sinks In Bahrain!

Fri Mar 31, 2006 8:04 am

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.
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RE: Ferry Sinks In Bahrain!

Fri Mar 31, 2006 8:05 am

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

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RE: Ferry Sinks In Bahrain!

Fri Mar 31, 2006 8:35 am

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.
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RE: Ferry Sinks In Bahrain!

Fri Mar 31, 2006 8:38 am

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

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RE: Ferry Sinks In Bahrain!

Fri Mar 31, 2006 8:33 pm

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

Al Jazeera is reporting 57 dead. Here's the link in english:

RIP to all dead people!
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RE: Ferry Sinks In Bahrain!

Sat Apr 01, 2006 3:42 am

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

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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