Syrian refugees arrive on |a dinghy after crossing from Turkey to Lesbos island
, Greece, on Wednesday
The migrant boat, which set sail from the northwestern province of Canakkale on its way to Greece's Lesbos Island
, sank off Canakkale's Ayvac?k district, the agency reported, adding that Turkish coast guard patrols rescued ten other migrants, including women and children, who were on board the boat.
(Greece), Iran (Metzner 1999, Logunov 2001)
Six people are still missing, a press officer with the Lesbos island
In a statement posted on their web site, the Turkish General Staff said that Turkish F-16 jets conducting training flights were intercepted by Greek M-2000 and F-4 jets three times in the west, north-west and south-west of the Lesbos island
London, Sep 15 (ANI): Lesbos Island
in Greece witnessed huge numbers of lesbians from across Europe who have gathered there for the tenth annual International Women's Festival.
File photo showing migrants on Lesbos Island
where residents and businesses went on strike for lack of refugees dispersal policy.
Similarly, 37 illegal immigrants, including women and children, were arrested off Izmir while attempting to cross into the Greek Lesbos island
, northeastern Aegean Sea.
A dinghy, carrying 40 immigrants, which was heading to Lesbos island
of Greece from yzmir's Dikili district were capsized off due to the strong storm.
Syrian refugees arrive on a dinghy after crossing from |Turkey to Lesbos island
, Greece, yesterday
A young refugee girl is helped ashore as she arrives with others aboard a dinghy after crossing from Turkey <Bto Lesbos island
, Greece, yesterday
In Greece, the situation on Lesbos island
near Turkey was "on the verge of explosion" with the recent arrival of more than 15,000 mainly Syrian refugees, the immigration minister warned.
At least eight people, including a child, drowned when an inflatable boat carrying refugees and migrants sank off Greece's Lesbos island
, the Greek coastguard said on Monday.