“Toddler becomes Europe’s first refugee casualty of 2016,” from Agence-France Press (reposted by the Guardian):
A drowned two-year-old boy has became the first known refugee casualty of the year after the crowded dinghy he was travelling in slammed into rocks off Greece’s Agathonisi island.
The other 39 passengers, including a woman who had fallen overboard, were rescued after local fishermen raised the alarm.
Ten of the survivors were taken to hospital to be treated for hypothermia.
The rubber vessel had set off from Turkey in the early morning in windy weather…