Illegal Migration

Fifty one illegal migrants rescued

Α Lebanon-flagged vessel dropped off 51 illegal migrants in Irakleio early Saturday after rescuing the group when a small boat carrying them to an unknown destination was left adrift some 50 nautical miles north of Crete on Friday. The 51 illegal migrants, including eight women and four minors, were housed in a port facility as a temporary shelter.
(08.10.2011) ATHENS NEWS