Gunmen attacking Med migrants
No one really knows who the gunmen are or what country they’re from.
Masked ‘Commandos’ Are Attacking Refugee Boats Off This Idyllic Greek Island
LESBOS, Greece — Crammed in a rubber dinghy with dozens of other Syrians, Mohamed steered away from the Turkish shoreline toward the idyllic Greek island of Lesbos just on the horizon.
The island’s ancient castle sat on a hilltop before them, seemingly beckoning the lawyer and father of three to a paradise he had seen only in his dreams.
But out of nowhere came a nightmare — a speedboat with four masked men charging toward them as they bobbed in international waters. Clad in all black and armed with guns and whips, the men bellowed at terrified passengers to stop the motor, Mohamed recalled.
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