Boat Carrying Illegal Migrants Capsizes In Hatay, Killing Four

ISKENDERUN - A boat carrying illegal migrants capsized in Iskenderun town of southern province of Hatay on Friday, killing four.

Coast guard pulled bodies of four dead illegal migrants from the sea, while rescued three migrants.

The boat, 8-meters in length, capsized off Iskenderun`s Kale village due to strong winds and waves.

The four dead illegal migrants were from Palestine. The three survivors were hospitalized in Iskenderun.

Efforts are under way to find other missing illegal migrants.

(BRC)

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