Date: 8 December 2015 15:57
Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec. 8
The search for oil workers missing in the accident at the Azerbaijani Guneshli oil rig continues.
Below is a video footage of the search operation provided by Azerbaijani ministry of emergency situations.
As a result of a strong storm on Dec.4 at 17:40 (UTC/GMT + 4 hours), a high-pressure underwater gas pipeline was damaged which caused a fire at Guneshli field of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan.
As a result of the large-scale work, 33 people were rescued. Currently, seven oil workers were found dead, while 23 people are listed as missing.
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