Çanakkale, Nov 11 () - A migrant boat having capsized off Turkey’s Aegean province of Çanakkale has left 14 killed, while worsening weather conditions keep posing further danger for the flaw to Europe.
The group was in attempt to cross into the Greek island of Lesbos through the Ayvacık coasts of Çanakkale, when the wooden boat was caught by a storm.
Coast guard teams arrived at the scene, following a tip-off. While teams rescued 27 migrants, some 14 others including children have drown off, local reports said.
Research and rescue works continue off Babakale region.