At least 22 students drown after boat sinks in northern Sudan

By REUTERS
August 15, 2018 15:45
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CAIRO, Aug 15  - At least 22 students drowned on Wednesday when a boat carrying more than 40 people sank while crossing the Nile in northern Sudan, state news agency SUNA said.

Civil defense forces were searching the waters for the missing passengers but had not recovered the bodies, the agency added. A female hospital employee also drowned.

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