Photo: Boat migrants (archive photo)

Among the dead are women and children. The cause of the accident was that the boat ran out of fuel.

In the Atlantic ocean near the West African country of Mauritania on Wednesday, December 4, boat sinks with refugees. Killing 58 people, among the victims there are women and children, according to Aljazeera.

Clarifies that another 83 migrants swam to shore. It is also noted that Mauritania sailed at least 150 people who have decided to leave the Gambia on November 27. The cause of the accident was that the boat ran out of fuel.

The incident occurred near the city of Nouadhibou.

Recall that a few weeks ago in Sardinia capsized boat with migrants, there are victims.

Earlier, near the coast of Turkey sank the boat, where were the workers – nine people were killed, 25 are still missing.


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