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Dead body of one missing oil worker found

Dead body of one of the oil workers who went missing as a result of the accident on the deep water platform No 10 of Azerbaijan’s offshore Guneshli field has been recovered on the Turkmen sector of the Caspian Sea.

The dead body of the oil worker was discovered by “Berkarar” ship 60km away from the Turkmen coast of the Caspian Sea as a result of the rescue and search work carried out after the appeal of Azerbaijani Ministry of Emergency Situations to the relevant ministries of Caspian Sea countries. The dead body was taken aboard of Turkmenistan’s “BAYAN” ship and delivered to Turkmenbashi sea port. In accordance with the ID card found on the dead body, it was revealed that it is SOCAR employee Iman Shura oglu Gasymov.

Immediately after receiving the information, the Ministry's "Be-200CS" type amphibious aircraft with an investigation team on board was sent to bring the body from the scene.

Course held on the theme "Legal bases of participation in international humanitarian operations and ethical norms"

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MES State Service for Control over Small-Sized Vessels and Water Rescue announces competition for the position of sailor-rescuer

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Information of MES’s Press-service (video)

Ministry of Emergency Situations has operated in an enhanced mode with the view of ensuring the safety of citizens' lives and activities, quickly responding to emergencies that may occur at life support and other important facilities and organizing urgent elimination of their possible consequences related to......

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