Turkey: 7 migrants freeze to death while crossing from Iran

Turkey’s state-run news agency says six children and a woman have frozen to death while trying to cross illegally into Turkey from Iran.

Anadolu Agency says 13 other migrants were hospitalized, five of them in life-threatening condition.

Anadolu says they were part of a group of 33 migrants discovered by Turkish soldiers near the Turkish town of caldiran, close to the border with Iran.