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UPDATE – Refugee boat sinks off Turkey’s Aegean coast, 25 dead

Search and rescue operation still ongoingUPDATES DEATH TOLLAYDIN, Turkey - The death toll from the refugee boat that sank this weekend in...

Three drown as refugee boat sinks off Turkish coast

Turkish Coast Guard rescues 12 people from sinking fiberglass craft in Aegean Sea IZMIR, Turkey - Three more people have drowned off Turkey’s...

Seven die as boat sinks off western Turkey

Children among the dead in latest refugee tragedy in the AegeanBy Sinan Ozmus, Ali Balli MUGLA, Turkey - Seven refugees, including...

Turkish Coast Guard rescues grounded Greek counterparts

Greek ship runs aground while tracking suspected refugees in AegeanANKARA - Turkish Coast Guards came to the rescue of their Greek counterparts when...

Turkish Coast Guard video shows dangers for refugees

Video demonstrates perils facing refugees trying to reach Greek islands from western TurkeyIZMIR, Turkey - Turkey’s Coast Guard on Friday released dramatic footage...

Refugee craft sinks off Turkey’s Aegean coast, 4 dead

Turkish coast guard and local fishermen also rescue nine refugees as boat capsizes off Greek island of AgathonisiCANAKKALE, Turkey – At least four...

Three more children die as refugee boat sinks in Aegean

Greek coast guard rescues 20 refugees as boat capsizes off Greek island of AgathonisiKOMOTINI, Greece - At least three children drowned when a...

Turkish forces make drug haul off Libyan coast

Bolivian-flagged ship found in international waters with 13 tons of marijuana on boardANKARA – Turkish security forces have seized 13 tons of illicit...

UPDATE 2 – Refugee boat sinks off Turkey's western coast, 20...

Turkish Coast Guard rescues 21 people from sinking vessel in Aegean SeaUPDATES DEATH TOLLIZMIR, Turkey - At least twenty people, including 11 children, have...

UPDATE Refugee boat sinks off Turkey's western coast, 18 dead

-Turkish Coast Guard rescues 21 people from sinking vessel in Aegean SeaUPDATES DEATH TOLLIZMIR, Turkey – At least 18 people, including six children,...

Refugee boat sinks off Turkey's western coast, 9 dead

Turkish Coast Guard rescues 21 refugees from sinking vessel in Aegean SeaIZMIR, Turkey - At least nine people have drowned off the Aegean Sea coast...

Refugee boat capsizes off southwest Turkey, 11 drown

The incident has taken place off Turkey's southwestern Aydin province; the 11 dead include three childrenANKARA - At least 11 people, including three children...

Turkish coast guards rescue 69 Afghan refugees

Turkish coast guards have also found the bodies of two people, including a three-and-a-half year old child and a 17-year-old girl off coast of...

UPDATE – Four dead as refugee boat sinks off Turkish coast

Three babies among drowned in waters between Turkey, Greek islandUPDATES DEATH TOLL, EDITS THROUGHOUT, AMENDS HEADLINE, SPOTMUGLA, Turkey - Four children have drowned...

Children's bodies found on western Turkish coast

Two children thought to be refugees seeking to reach Greek islandsIZMIR, Turkey - The bodies of two children, thought to be refugees, were...