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Pope Francis expressed his condolences to the families of the submariners who died on the Russian deep-sea submersible, reports channel “MIR 24” with reference to RIA “Novosti”.
“The Holy father was informed about the tragedy with the Russian submarine. He expresses his sorrow and his closeness to the families of the victims and all those affected by this disaster,” – said the official representative of the Holy see Alessandro Gisotti.
We will remind, on 1 July, the research submersible was a fire, which killed 14 sailors. Now the unit is at the naval base at Severomorsk. Investigation is conducted by the chief of the Navy.