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Turkish Media: 6 Children Drown as Migrants' Boats Sink

At least six children drowned Friday in two incidents when their boats sank off the Turkish coast as they tried to make the risky crossing to Greece, according to Turkish state media. The Anatolia news agency reported that a boat loaded with 55 Syrian and Afghan migrants sank in strong winds and high waves near the town of Ayvacik while heading toward the Greek island of Lesbos. Rescuers have recovered the bodies of four Afghan children who drowned in that incident. Anatolia also...

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