According to information so far, a shipwreck occurred this morning in the sea area off the airport Mytilene resulting to the death of four people. Two small children, a girl and a boy, one woman and one man. So far six people have been rescued by the coastguard while unknown remains the number of refugees who were aboard the boat that capsized.

The rescue and retrieve operation is underway.

Meanwhile, two other boats carrying a total of 90 people reached the shores of the island today.