The Latest: Migrant boat sinks; 11 dead, 10 people rescued

January 28, 2016 6:15 AM

13 0

Greece's coast guard says at least 11 people, most of them children, have died in the latest migrant boat sinking off an eastern Greek island.

The circumstances of Thursday's sinking were unclear. The Greek coast guard and vessels from the European border patrol agency Frontex were carrying out a search and rescue operation off the island of Samos. Ten people were rescued, while 11 bodies — those of four boys, three girls, three men and on...

Also read: Tsunami watch for Hawaii after 7.7-magnitude quake off Solomon Islands

Read more

To category page

Loading...