Three migrants dead after sailing ship runs aground off Rhodes

The bodies of a man, a woman and a child were recovered on Monday during a rescue operation at the sea region of Zefyros on Rhodes island after the sailing boat they were on board run aground. The migrants have fallen into the water and a vessel and other boats are trying to locate them. Coast Guard said that 83 persons have been rescued so far, however the exact number of the migrants that were on board the sailing boat can’t be specified yet.