Shipwreck in Aegean, death toll rises to 12

17 June, 16:21

    (ANSAmed) - ISTANBUL, JUNE 17 - A total of 12 bodies have thus far been recovered in recent hours following the shipwreck of a migrant boat in the Aegean Sea between Turkey and Greece, said the Turkish Coast Guard.

    The Turkish Coast Guard undertook a rescue operation with two ships, a helicopter, and a dive squad.

    The bodies were found on the shipwrecked vessel, 32 metres underwater.

    A total of 31 people were rescued.(ANSAmed).

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