Greek coastguard rescues 122 migrants near Rhodes

The Greek coastguard says 122 migrants set off from neighbouring Turkey and were picked up by a passing Marshall Islands-flagged cargo ship. – AFP pic, August 7, 2022.

THE Greek coastguard today said 122 migrants were rescued near Rhodes after their vessel ran into trouble.

The migrants, who had set off from neighbouring Turkey, were picked up yesterday by a passing Marshall Islands-flagged cargo ship, they said.

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