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Channel migrants: Kurdish-Iranian family died after boat sank

BBC News Wednesday, 28 October 2020
Relatives are "desperate" for news of the youngest child, a baby, after a boat bound for the UK sank.
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News video: Four migrants, including two children, drown after migrant boat sinks in English Channel

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The small boat, carrying up to 20 Iranian nationals, was attempting the treacherous crossing from France to the UK, officials saidView on euronews

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