Migrant boat sinks off Turkish coast, 11 dead: broadcaster NTV

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Posted: Mar 24, 2017 8:39 AM

ANKARA (Reuters) - A boat carrying migrants sank off Turkey's Aegean coast on Friday, killing 11 people and leaving four missing, Turkish broadcaster NTV said.

Rescuers managed to save 7 people from the stricken vessel off the town of Kusadasi, the DHA news agency said.

(Reporting by Tuvan Gumrukcu; Writing by Nick Tattersall)