'Happiness turned to sadness'
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Shock as two Birmingham teenagers go missing off the coast at Barmouth

A community is "in shock" after two teenagers went missing in the sea off the Gwynedd coast.

Zaid Hassan, chairman of the Yemeni Community Association in Birmingham which organised the day trip, described how attempts were made to rescue the boys, but the wind and waves were too strong.

Waseem Muflihi, 15, and Yahya Mohammed, 14, disappeared in the sea at Barmouth beach after getting into difficulty on Sunday afternoon.

  • 09 Aug 2016
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