25 September 2021

Cameroonian migrant claims was left to drown by Greek forces Related news


IZMIR, Turkey  A Cameroonian migrant claimed on Saturday that he and two other people had been thrown off a vessel into the Aegean Sea by the Greek Coast Guard. According to Turkish Coast Guard officials, Cameroon national I.O. said he managed to swim to the shore, but that the two people with him had drowned on the way. I.O. said that on Sept. 14, a group of 36 people had arrived by boat at the island of Samos, where 28 people from this group was later caught by Greek security forces after [...]