Migration and Struggle in Greece

Many immigrants dead and missing in the Aegean

Posted by clandestina on 5 May 2014

Two immigrants were found dead and 36 rescued after a new shipwreck in the Aegean, in the area north of Samos. Later. divers spotted 14 more dead bodies trapped in one of the two capsized boats.

The exact number of immigrants aboard the two boats that capsized is still unknown. According to the rescued immigrants, up to 65 people were trying to enter Fortress Europe on the two boats.

UPDATE: The number of dead immigrants pulled from the sea by Port Police has risen to 22…


One Response to “Many immigrants dead and missing in the Aegean”

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