In the written statement made by the Coast Guard Command, a Coast Guard boat was directed to the region upon the information that there was a group of irregular migrants on the sailing boat off the coast of Seferihisar district.
Crews rescued 136 irregular migrants in rubber boats and life rafts who were pushed back into Turkish territorial waters by Greek elements. In addition, 3 suspects who tried to go abroad illegally were caught.
63 irregular migrants were rescued in a rubber boat pushed back by Greek elements off the coast of Özdere in Menderes district and off the district of Dikili.
On the other hand, 25 irregular immigrants were caught in the moving rubber boat, which was detected by the Coast Guard boat off the Çeşme district.
Irregular migrants were handed over to the Provincial Directorates of Migration Management after their procedures.