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Over 160 Die as Migrant Boat Sank Off Egyptian Coast

Over 160 Die as Migrant Boat Sank Off Egyptian Coast

A boat carrying migrants capsized 8 miles off Egyptian coast on September 21st. The incident happened when the boat was transporting hundreds of migrants of several nationalities to Italy. More than 160 dead bodies were recovered from the waters. The incident is being investigated.

Bus Overturns in Saudi Arabia; 19 Egyptian Pilgrims Killed, 25 Injured

Bus Overturns in Saudi Arabia; 19 Egyptian Pilgrims Killed, 25 Injured

A bus overturned on the road connecting the cities of Mecca and Medina in Saudi Arabia, on July 2nd. The bus was taking Egyptian pilgrims from Mecca to Medina at the time. At least 19 people died in the accident while 25 others sustained injuries. The cause of the accident remains under investigation.

Bus Carrying Pilgrims Turns Over in Saudi Arabia; 19 Killed, 22 Injured

Bus Carrying Pilgrims Turns Over in Saudi Arabia; 19 Killed, 22 Injured

A passenger bus turned over on Hijra Road near the cities of Jeddah and Medina, Saudi Arabia, on the morning of March 19th. The bus was carrying Egyptian pilgrims who had come to perform Umrah (minor-pilgrimage) when it turned over. At least 19 people were killed in the crash while 22 suffered injuries of varying intensities. The injured [...]