Over 68,000 brave sea route from Turkey to Europe in 2016

Over 68,000 people have crossed the Aegean Sea from Turkey to Greece this year, the UN refugee agency said Sunday, one day before German Chancellor Angela Merkel was due to travel to Ankara as part of her bid to curb migration to Europe.

Dozens join in New Year Day swim in Pula

During the swimming party, the revellers wished a happy new year and extended their best wishes to the pioneer of this tradition, Mrs Alma Seslija, for her 85th birthday.