Eighteen refugees drown off Turkish coast

Eighteen refugees have drowned in the Aegean Sea off Turkey, Turkey's official Anadolu news agency reports.

A further 15 were rescued after the boat they were travelling in got into trouble off the coast of the western Turkish district of Didim, Anadolu reported without naming the nationalities of the people involved.

Last update: Sun, 06/03/2016 - 16:29
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