France finds the bodies of two Kurdish young men on one of its beaches

14/10/2019 - 22:37 Published in News/Kurdistan

The bodies of two Kurdish young men were found ,likely to have died while trying to immigrate to Britain, French authorities said Monday.

French coastguard police said on Monday that the body of a 17-year-old Kurdish immigrant was found dead on the beach of the town of Le Touquet, in Pas-de-Calais, northern France.

Authorities said a small rubber boat without an engine was found close to the body.

During the search of the area, the body of another young man was also found. Authorities said the two young men, are Kurdish from the Kurdistan region, appeared to be tried to travel to Britain on two rubber boats.