A boat with 70 migrants was intercepted and brought to the port. Among all the
migrants, 5 of them needed medical assistance

SAR case number: X

SAR organisation: SMH

Date of SAR (UTC): 14/09/2017

Source of first information for the NGO: Greek Coast guard

Starting time of first sighting / engagement with target boat in distress (UTC): 14/09/2017 12:20 am

Vessels

Number of migrant boats: 1

Type of migrant boat(s): Rubber boat

Number of people on board per boat: 70

Other vessels in the vicinity (e.g. unidentified / cargo / aircrafts): No

Actors involved (by asset / institution type): Greek Coast guard; CESRT – Chios Eastern Shore Response Team

Location

Position(s) of vessel(s) in distress at the time of SAR request:

Location description: Territorial waters of Greece

Position(s) of rescue(s) at the time of SAR operation(s):

Location description: Territorial waters of Greece

Survivors

Total number of survivors: 70

Number of identified (accompanied) children: 32

Number of identified unaccompanied minors: 0

Number of identified pregnant women: 0

Number of identified medical evacuation cases: 0

Fatalities

Total number of confirmed deaths: 0

Estimated number of dead / missing persons: 0

Involved in this incident