Calamos Supports Greece
GreekReporter.comEuropeMigrant Boat Tragedy in Mediterranean Claims 9 Lives

Migrant Boat Tragedy in Mediterranean Claims 9 Lives

Migrants attempting to reach Europe seen at sea (file photo)

A tragic accident in the Turkish Mediterranean has claimed the lives of at least nine migrants.

Turkish state-run Anadolu Agency reports coast guard sources saying the speedboat sank in the early hours of Sunday morning, a few kilometers southwest off the Antalya coastline.

Five people were rescued while one other remains missing.

Anadolu reports that a fishing vessel raised the alarm which was answered by four ships, a plane and a helicopter.

See all the latest news from Greece and the world at Contact our newsroom to report an update or send your story, photos and videos. Follow GR on Google News and subscribe here to our daily email!

Related Posts