2006 News Story

Saudi team rescues one Saudi, three Egyptians

The Interior Ministry announced today that the Saudi rescue team identified one more Saudi and three Egyptians who had been saved in the aftermath of the Egyptian ferry Al-Salam 98 disaster. The Saudi survivor was identified as Abdullah bin Zayed Abdullah Al-Dosary.  The Egyptian survivors were identified as Ashraf Younes, Heshmat Subhi Zaki, and Abdrabbuh Sa'eed Mohammad Omar. The Ministry of Interior reported that a total of 43 Saudi nationals survived the Al-Salam 98 tragedy.