Bodies of Syrian Refugees Wash Ashore on Greek Island

Officials say two overcrowded boats crossing from Turkey to Kos capsized killing at least 11, including some children.
1:54 | 09/03/15

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jumping into this back and forth? Reporter: That's right, Jeb bush Jr. Tweeting, quote, just to state the obvious, can't wait for the summer reality TV show to be over. David? Jon Karl with us again. Thanks as always. Former Florida governor Jeb bush on "Good morning America" first thing tomorrow morning right here. In the meantime, speculation growing tonight, will vice-president Joe Biden jump into the race, challenging Hillary Clinton for the nomination. Many eyes watching the vice-president today speaking in the key Reporter: The children's corpses washed ashore overnight. Police gently carried them off the beaches in the morning. Officials say two overcrowded boats crossing from Turkey to the Greek island of Kos capsized, at least 11 dead. Another shocking tragedy in this deepening crisis, this exodus. At least 350,000 people have fled war, poverty, terror, entering into Europe illegally this year. And more than 2,300 have died at sea trying to get there. Fahad is trying, too. He's ten months old. We met him and his family in izmir, Turkey, as they prepared to risk everything in a smuggler's boat to Greece. They're Syrian, fleeing the chaos there. We learn that smugglers charge $1100 for adults, half price for kids. And saw how local merchants turn a grim profit, too. Look at this. This is not a life-saving device. This is for a little child. The store owner didn't want us around after that. Every night for a week, fahad and his family go to the beach, hoping to get out. Finally they do. Their cellphone videos showing the overcrowded rubber boat, the fear on the childrens' faces. We take the ferry to Greece, and find them safe and sound. The lucky ones. Terry Moran, ABC news, on the island of Kos, Greece.

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