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Boat with migrants sinks near Yemen, more than 60 killed

June 06, 2014, 14:36 UTC+3

Migrants from Somalia and Ethiopia were on board, paper reports

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PARIS, June 06. / ITAR-TASS /. A boat with migrants has sunk near Yemen, bodies of 62 victims have been found, France-Presse news agency reported.

"The tragedy is the largest single loss of life this year", the statement of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees says.

According to the agency, migrants from Somalia and Ethiopia were on board. Two crewmembers Yemeni citizens were found among the dead.

It is noted that the incident took place at the end of last week.

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