Migrant vessel spotted off Cyprus

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Migrant vessel spotted off Cyprus
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[Updated] A vessel carrying 65 people from Syria, including 24 babies and children and two pregnant women, arrived in Cyprus on Thursday afternoon, police said.

The boat had been detected by coastal radar at around 11.20am off Cape Greco in the Famagusta district. Police said it had sailed from Lebanon.

Marine police patrol boats were dispatched to the area and after locating the vessel they escorted it to a fishing harbour in Paralimni where they arrived at around 4pm....


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Migrant vessel spotted off Cyprus


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