More than 100 migrants rescued at sea Friday


A total of 105 migrants and refugees have so far been rescued at sea Friday, reports say.

Romanian staff of the European Union border agency Frontex reportedly rescued 45 people from a dinghy spotted off the eastern coast of Chios in the eastern Aegean.

Meanwhile, 60 people were rescued at sea off the eastern coast of Lesvos.

According to official figures, 8,566 migrants and refugees were stranded on Greece’s Aegean islands Thursday.