Three dead as migrant boat runs aground off Rhodes

APRIL 20, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) A boat carrying dozens of migrants has run aground off the Greek island of Rhodes, leaving at least three dead, including a child, according to the country’s coastguard.

About 80 people have been rescued from so far and search and rescue operations are continuing, a coastguard official said.

SOURCE: NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON