A tourist vessel carrying a group of Korean citizens sank into the Danube after a collision with another huge tourist cruise at 9 pm on the 29th, yesterday. The Hungarian authorities are doing their best to rescue the missing people.

Embassy of Hungary is expressing deep sorrow to the victims of this accident and to their bereaved families. We also wish for the prompt rescue of the missing persons and the quick recovery of the rescuees.

The most up-to-date information on the accident can be found at the ROK Ministry of Foreign Affairs' Overseas Protection Center.

Contact: 02-3210-0404