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Consul of Ukraine in Antalya Vyacheslav Khomenko told about the death of Ukrainian tourists during the holidays. His words are quoted by “UKRINFORM”.
Khomenko reported that in the period from may to June in the Turkish resort of Antalya died 13 Ukrainian citizens, most of whom were elderly. According to the Consul, the campers did not take into account the climatic conditions of Turkey, which has had an adverse impact on their health.
“The first reason — heart attacks. There are also some elderly people who walked into the sea and drowned. There are people who came here for treatment and, unfortunately, not sustained a variety of medical procedures that was carried out in the hospital. Such cases are among those who came to clean the blood, and cancer patients was,” — said Khomenko.
The representative of the country believes that most problems arise from failure to comply with the General rules of conduct, in particular abuse of alcohol. In his opinion, alcohol is incompatible with swimming in the sea.
In February, the specialists of the Russian Union of travel industry (PCT) listed the main causes of death of the Russians during the holidays. It turned out that most travelers from Russia are dying because of accidents and the accident. For example, in 2018, our compatriots were in 18 traffic accidents, which killed 13 people and injured 93. In addition, the Russians killed while Hiking in the mountains, drowned in the sea and other bodies of water.
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