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Relatives identify victims of Agathonisi tragedy

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Relatives of the 34 refugees who drowned off Farmakonisi last Sunday identified the victims at a hospital on Rhodes on Thursday and Friday.

Among those who died in the tragedy were 15 children, including four infants.

A social worker, a psychologist and UNHCR staff and interpreters were on call during the identification process, authorities said.