Brazil Says 19 Migrants Feared Drowned Off Bahamas


Brazil says 19 migrants feared drowned off Bahamas

BRASMLIA, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 26th Dec, 2016 ) : At least 19 Brazilian migrants were missing and feared drowned off the Bahamas, as they tried to make an illegal crossing to the United States, officials in Brasilia said on Monday.

"The fear is that the boat the Brazilians were traveling in went down in the Caribbean as it left the Bahamas," according to Brazilian authorities on the official Portal Brasil information channel, who said the accident occurred in early November.