Two Drown, 20 Missing in Migrant Boat Incident off of Tunisia

Two, likely more, migrants died and about 20 others were missing when their boat sank this past weekend off the coast of Tunisia, according to a German aid group named ResQship.

Rescuers from the aid group found 25 people in the water. They reported being in the water for about two hours. “Our crew was able to recover 22 survivors and 2 deceased,” a ResQship tween said. They also said that there were believed to be about 20 more people missing and presumed drowned. The group took survivors to and Italian island nearby.