13 migrants drown off Turkey coast, 13 missing

By clandestina

Αt least 13 migrants have died off the coast of Turkey Sunday after the inflatable dinghy carrying them to Greece collided with a ferry, Turkish media reports.

Four children are among the victims of the accident involving a boat carrying 46 migrants from the northwestern Turkish port of Canakkale to the Greek island of Lesbos, the Dogan news agency reports.

Twenty people have been rescued but 13 people are still missing, the report adds.


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From:: Clandestine