the Ferry was full of passengers crossed the river to visit a popular utflyktsplats.
the Boat sank because it was too many passengers on board, more than a hundred pieces, " says security personnel to the AFP.
the Passengers had celebrated the kurdish new year and mother's day, which on Thursday took place in Iraq. Most of those killed were women and children who could not swim, according civilförsvarets manager Husam Khalil.
According to the authorities, had 55 people were rescued or managed to get themselves in the country.