14 January 2010

Body recovered off Alexandroupoli


ATHENS, 14/01/2010 - A corpse found off the coast of Alexandroupoli yesterday is believed to be that of an illegal immigrant who drowned at the end of December when a smuggling boat ran aground off the northeastern port, coast guard officials said. A total of 22 drowned migrants have been discovered off the coast of Evros and Rhodope since then.