Times of Oman
Nov 27, 2015 LAST UPDATED AT 03:32 AM GMT
16 dead after boat sinks
December 16, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Athens: Sixteen migrants have died and 11 are missing after their boat sank off the coast of Greece in the Aegean Sea, police said yesterday. "Only one person was plucked out of the water and hospitalised while 11 bodies were found on a beach" near the town of Mytilene on the island of Lesbos, a ports police spokesman said, adding that 11 people were still missing following the sinking on Thursday-Friday.

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