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  אייר 5, 5774 , 05/05/14

2 Dead in Sinking of Refugee Ship Off Greek Coast

Greek authorities reported, Monday, that two people were known to have died when a ship carrying refugees sank in the Aegean Sea. At least 30 people were listed as missing and attempts were being made to locate and save them.

The death toll in last month's sinking of a South Korean ferry rose to 259 on Monday when 11 bodies were removed from the craft, according to the Cable News Network. The search continues for 43 more.

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