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Report: 18 Migrants Drown After Boat Sinks Off Turkish Coast

Eighteen people including six children drowned on Thursday after a boat carrying migrants sank off Turkey's western coastal town of Dikili, Dogan news agency reported. The Turkish coast guard rescued another 21 migrants from the sea, including a 1-year-old baby, and is still searching for two more people from the wooden boat, which capsized due to rough seas and overloading, the agency said. The coast guard was not immediately available for comment. The number of refugees and...

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