Dozens dead, scores rescued : migrant boat sinks off Turkey coast

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Posted by Heisenberg 2019 years ago in Accidents
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ore than 35 people, including several children, have drowned and 75 have been rescued after a boat carrying migrants and refugees to Greece sank of the coast of Ayvacik, Turkey on Saturday. Rescue efforts were continuing in the afternoon. One man was detained by police on suspicion of human trafficking and organising the voyage. "I swear I didn't do it. I had six relatives on that boat. I don't even know whether they are dead or alive. I was also on that boat," he told media at the scene

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