An Iraqi rescue helicopter searches for survivors in the Tigris river near Mosul on March 21,2019. Photo: Reuters

Nearly 100 killed in Iraq after ferry carrying Kurdish new year revellers sinks in Tigris river

  • Vessel was crammed with mainly Kurdish men, women and children crossing the river to go to a popular picnic area to celebrate Nowruz
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An Iraqi rescue helicopter searches for survivors in the Tigris river near Mosul on March 21,2019. Photo: Reuters
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