Bodies wash up on Yemen’s Red Sea coast from suspected migrant boat

PUBLISHED: Mon, 14 Jun 2021 14:20:21 GMT

DUBAI, June 14 (Reuters) – A number of bodies washed up on Monday at Ras al-Arah on Yemen’s Red Sea coast from a suspected migrant boat that sank, a local official said.

The stretch of coast is notorious for the smuggling of migrants from the Horn of Africa into Yemen.

(Reporting by Lisa Barrington, writing by Maher Chmaytelli; Editing by Kevin Liffey)

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