irtysh river :
- n an Asian river that rises in the Altai Mountains in northern China and flows generally northwest to become a tributary of the Ob River
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- Russia boat crash kills 4, injures 49
MOSCOW — Russian media report that a boat being piloted by a captain suspected of being drunk has crashed into a barge, killing four people and wounding 49. The Interfax news agency, citing regional police and emergency services, says the crash occurred Saturday on the Irtysh river, 10 kilometers from the Siberian city of Omsk. The boat, an express ferry to a popular monastery, was carrying 60 ...
Aug. 17, 2013 - Boston Herald