Greece faces criticism over migrant boat drownings

By Reuters | Fri, 24 Jan 2014 16:17 PM

By Karolina Tagaris

ATHENS, Jan 24 (Reuters) - A migrant boat mishap that killed at least two and left 10 missing has become the latest headache for Greece's government, which had to deny claims its coast guard triggered it by towing the boat toward Turkish waters.

Migrant drownings are not uncommon in Greece, a major gateway into the European Union, but the latest incident has drawn attention over ...

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