Four women and a child die off of the Greek island of Samos

Four women and a child died after their boat capsized off of the Greek island of Samos.

 

These are believed to be the first death since the new deal with the European Union and Turkey went into effect on Monday.

 

According to Greek authorities five other people were rescued from the water and a search for other survivors was underway.

 

Survivors told authorities that they were travelling in a boat made of plastic.

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