Plying between the Eastern Yemeni province of al-Mahra and Socotra island ferry disappeared from the radar screens. It is reported TASS with reference to the Agency “Xinhua”.
It is noted that on Board there are 55 people. The island administration has advised the coalition led by Saudi Arabia. Conducted search and rescue operation.
In March, Iraq in the al-Gabat in Mosul as the result of the collapse of the ferry killed 94 people, including 19 children, and more than 60 women. It was noted that 55 people were rescued. All in all, the ferry, presumably, there were about 200 people. According to preliminary data, the cause of the accident was the overload of the vessel or raising the water level in the Tigris river.