A teenage girl was found dead and two others are missing after human traffickers threw a group of illegal immigrants into the sea off a Greek island, port authorities said Friday.
Nine people, including seven men and two women, were rescued by local boats and taken to a health center on Leros for observation, authorities said.
Coast guards were conducting a search-and-rescue operation for the missing man and baby.
Greece is a busy transit point for illegal immigrants from Asia and Africa trying to reach Europe, often having paid huge sums to smugglers and traveling in rickety boats from the nearby Turkish coast.
The US is going to ban exports of Iranian oil to the world market from November 5 of this year. In turn, Iran threatens to block the passage of oil tankers of the Gulf countries through the Strait of Hormuz
The World Cup that is about to finish in Russia has shown that the Western propaganda machine has failed to create the image of Russia as a monster with "many tentacles." By and large, the Russians and the Ukrainians are close to each other