17 June 2020

Turkish coast guard rescued 10 asylum seekers into Turkish territorial waters off the Aegean coast.

Turkish coast guard rescued 10 asylum seekers into Turkish territorial waters of the Aegean coast.

10 asylum-seekers pushed back by Greece to Turkish waters and asylum seekers picked up off Turkish cost of Bodrum in Muğla province. 

The group was rescued from a boat off the coast of Bodrum in Muğla province, said the sources, who asked not to be named due to restrictions on speaking to the media.

The rescued people were later transferred to the provincial migration office.