Valery LEBOVKA, “FACTS”
To offer tourists insurance of Turkey’s search and rescue team found on Wednesday, July 8, in lake van in the East the remains of a wrecked vessel,
This writes ABC news.
It is reported that the tragedy occurred June 27, in stormy weather, it was told about the only surviving witness of the incident — the captain of the ship.
According to estimates of the authorities on Board the ship were from 55 to 60 workers. Yet discovered 13 bodies.
The wreck was found at a depth of 106.5 meters after rescuers used a deep-sea camera, reported in the administration of the Governor of the province.
Currently, efforts are being made to search for wreckage and bodies, which may be inside the ship.
It is noted that the lake is near the border with Iran and is often used by smugglers to transport migrants from Pakistan, Afghanistan and Iran, as well as illegal goods.
The Agency notes that Turkey, which is home to about 3.7 million Syrian refugees, is a major crossing point for migrants attempting to reach Europe.
Earlier, the “FACTS” he wrote about another shipwreck in Turkey: on their way from Odessa the ship rammed the quay in Istanbul.