Cyprus Mail

Boat with 20-plus migrants off Yialousa handed over to Turkish coastguard

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Turkish Cypriot authorities said Monday they had spotted a boat with 23 migrants off the coast of Yialousa.

Reports said the boat had been spotted at 2.30am. It was carrying 16 men, three women, and four children.

The vessel, along with its passengers, were handed over to the Turkish coastguard, reports said.

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