In this image taken from a Dec. 28, 2014 video and made available Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2014
Media playback is unsupported on your device

Blue Sky M: Hundreds rescued from abandoned cargo ship

Almost 1,000 migrants have been rescued from a cargo ship found adrift in Greek waters, the Red Cross says.

The Blue Sky M, carrying 970 people, had been abandoned and left on autopilot by its crew, believed to be people traffickers.

James Reynolds reports from Gallipoli.

  • 31 Dec 2014
Go to next video: Autopilot ship 'a criminal adventure'