The return represented a defeat for the 110 Haitians who were detained while trying to cross illegally into the Bahamas. For several others who disappeared when the sailboat ran into trouble, the voyage was a fatal decision.
Bahamian authorities said at least 30 people from the ship died.
Undocumented migrants face many risks when seeking to cross international borders, from criminal organizations to difficult terrain. Law enforcement authorities throughout the Caribbean worry, however, that migrants fail to recognize that changing weather conditions and the sea’s unforgiving nature pose some of the biggest dangers. via | Infosurhoy