At least 22 migrants die in Aegean Sea shipwreck

Trying to reach Greece from Turkey

05 May, 16:18

    (ANSAmed) - ATHENS, MAY 5 - At least 22 migrants including a number of women and children drowned to death on Monday when two boats carrying them went down in the Aegean Sea. Twelve others are still missing, said the Greek Coast Guard, noting that the boats had been trying to reach Greece from Turkey. The boat carrying the approximately 65 undocumented migrants capsized and went down off the island of Samos in the Aegean Sea. Local media say that rescue workers have recovered 14 corpses including those of four children and a pregnant woman. Search operations are continuing for the other migrants who had been aboard. (ANSAmed).

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