4 Dead, 28 Missing After Venezuelan Migrant Boat Sinks

Rescuers off the northwestern coast of Venezuela are searching the Caribbean for survivors after a boat filled with Venezuelan migrants sank on its way to the island of Curacao.

Authorities discovered four bodies washed ashore on Curacao, and they say 28 people are missing. 

Two men who were believed to have been on the boat managed to swim to shore and were arrested.

An opposition lawmaker in Venezuela's Falcon state, Luis Stefanelli, says about 30 people were on the boat and that they were all younger than 35. He says several minors were...

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By: VOA - 6 days ago

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