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30 refugees successfully rescued

30 refugees successfully rescued

30 refugees were successfully rescued by the Coast Guard on the north coast of Farmakonisi on Monday morning, as reported by Athens News Agency.

As noted in preliminary reports, at the sight of the Coast Guard vessel the refugees tore their inflatable boat and forced themselves to fall in the sea.

Τhe rescued refugees, 27 men and 3 women, are safelly being transferred to Leros.