At least 12 people have died, after a small passenger boat reportedly sank, near to a Black Sea port, in Ukraine.
Twelve people died when a small passenger boat sank on Saturday near the Ukrainian Black Sea port of Odessa, Ukrainian authorities said.
The infrastructure ministry said in a statement the accident took place near the small town of Belgorod-Dnistrovsky, 40 km (25 miles) southwest of Odessa at around 4pm local time (14:00 BST). There were 36 passengers on board.
It gave no further details.
Odessa’s governor Mikheil Saakashvili confirmed “several casualties” and said on Facebook that most of passengers were rescued.