Americas: 'Many drown' in Ecuador shipwreck
from the BBC:
More than 100 people are feared drowned after an Ecuadorean ship carrying illegal migrants sank off the coast of Colombia, local authorities have said.
Ecuadorean migrants often use the route across the Pacific Ocean to try to reach the United States.
..."between 115 and 119 people" were on board the ship, which left Manta without permission, the Colombian navy said. The vessel was only intended for 15 passengers
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