33 migrants dead as two boats sink
February 8 , 2016
Around 33 migrants, who were trying to reach Greece, have drowned after their boats capsized. According to media reports, 22 migrants died near Lesbos, a Greek island, while 11 were killed in a separate incident near Dikili in Turkey. According to the International Organization for Migration (IOM), around 374 people have died this year trying to cross into Europe.