aegean sea

From file: After a shipwreck in the Mediterranean | Photo: Reuters / Giorgios Moutafis
The island of Chios is located near the Turkish coast. Photo : InfoMigrants
A mother and her child walk in the Mavrovouni camp, in Lesbos, on January 12, 2022 | Photo: InfoMigrants
A defendent arrives at the courthouse of Mytilene, Lesbos on Monday, January 9.. Photo: InfoMigrants
From file: Migrants board a boat with the help of workers from Emergency Response Centre International which operated between 2016 and 2018 | Photo: ERCI
One of the two speedboats driven by suspected people smugglers | Source: Greek coast guard press handout www.hcg.gr
The number of deaths recorded in the eastern Aegan sea has more than tripled since last year | Photo : Z. Balogh / dpa picture alliance

From file: Members of the Turkish Coast Guard take migrants, who were allegedly pushed back from the Greece side, on a boat during a patrol to search and rescue for migrants offshore the Ayvalik district in Balikesir, Turkey | Photo: EPA/Erdem Sahin
The Greek coast guard reportedly rescued several people from a shipwrecked boat off the island of Kos on Wednesday, November 16, 2022 | Source: Greek coast guard screenshot
Greek coast guard vessel | Photo: picture-alliance/Zumapress
Nine of the survivors huddle in thermal blankets on board a Greek coast guard vessel after being found on land | Photo: picture alliance / Associated Press
From file: Turkish coast guard officers help carry a woman off a life raft during a rescue operation in the Aegean Sea on Sept. 12, 2020 | Photo:Emrah Gurel/  AP Photo