Boat carrying illegal immigrants sinks in Aegean Sea

Coast guards arrived at the scene and found the bodies of 24 people.

Boat carrying illegal immigrants sinks in Aegean Sea

World Bulletin/News Desk

Coast guards found the bodies of 24 people after a boat carrying them sank in the international waters of the Aegean Sea on Wednesday.

A speed boat carrying 30 illegal migrants sank 10 miles offshore from the Tavakli village in Turkey's northwestern Canakkale province due to unknown reasons.

Coast guards arrived at the scene and found the bodies of 24 people.

Search and rescue efforts are still under way with the help of boats, planes and helicopters.

Last Mod: 31 Temmuz 2013, 14:54
Add Comment