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Seven Chinese students who tried to help fallen into the water friend, drowned in the river. It is reported by RIA Novosti.
The authorities of the locality Mising County Tunnan organized rescue work, as soon as I got the message that someone is drowning at the dam in the river, Fujian. They were attended by over 200 people, but to save the children failed. In the water found the bodies of eight minors.
According to reports, all children were enrolled in primary school. While playing near the dam one of them stumbled and fell into the water, the other seven tried to help him, but they too are unable to get out of the river.
Earlier, four Russians died when trying to save a drowning girl on the river Onon in Ononsky district of the Zabaikalsk region. The incident happened during a holiday the company of relatives near the village of Nizhniy tsasuchey. While bathing in the river is 15-year-old girl gets into a whirlpool and began to sink. For help she rushed adults, including three fishermen, who were nearby.
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