June 7, 2019
The death of rescuers in France
In France, near the town of Les Sables d'Alonne (province of Vendée), a rescue boat overturned in a heavy storm, which sailed to the sea to help a sailing yacht, about which there is no additional information. Of the seven people on board, three died.
Here is what Irina Gracheva wrote in connection with this tragic news:
"I have a thousand priin to support rescuers at sea.
And personally, I have a thousand of them …
Today, Friday, June 7, the storm Miguel covered the west coast of France. It was from this storm that the organizers of the MAPb race saved us by giving a short distance ahead of time.
During a rescue operation, a boat with rescuers SNSM (National Society for the Rescue at Sea) Sables-d'Olonne overturned the ship in distress. Three rescuers from 7 died …
Being here in France, I have repeatedly seen the work of local rescuers, their professionalism and the speed with which they come to the rescue. For any odinochnik rescue center – this is the last straw, about which we always remember, in any trouble.
I grieve with France. "
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