Twenty six refugees and migrants, among them 13 children that disembarked on a Rhodes island beach, were arrested on Friday.

The seven Iraqi nationals (four men, three women and nine children), five Syrians (two men, three women and four children) as well as a man from Libya have left from the opposite Turkish coasts.

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