Aegean Sea

Death toll from migrant  boat wrecks in Greek waters increases to 23

Death toll from migrant boat wrecks in Greek waters increases to 23

  • Five drowned when a boat with migrants mainly from Iraq, Iran and Afghanistan went down off Kythira island on Oct. 5
  • Another 18 people, most of them women, died when a boat carrying 40 people sank near the Aegean island of Lesbos
By AFP ·