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13 dead in migrant boat collision with ferry off Turkey- report

13 dead in migrant boat collision with ferry off Turkey- report

Sep 20, – Four children were 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, Dogan news agency reported. At least 13 migrants died off the coast of Turkey Sunday after the inflatable dinghy carrying them to Greece collided […]

September 20, 2015 | By | Reply More
At least 40 migrants die in Mediterranean- Italy navy

At least 40 migrants die in Mediterranean- Italy navy

Aug 15, – The victims are thought to have suffocated after inhaling fumes from fuel after the boat took on water in the hold, the captain of the navy ship leading the rescue said on Italian state television. At least 40 migrants died after apparently getting trapped and suffocating in the water-logged hold of a […]

August 15, 2015 | By | Reply More