Desperate Measures: Somali refugees: Ose_Yemen0120-01

As the sun rises, refugees who were washed up to the beach after drowning during the crossing of the Gulf of Aden, appear in daylight near the Village of Ahwar in southern Yemen Monday, December 1, 2008. At least 28 people drowned and two were reported missing Monday morning after smugglers carrying them across the Gulf of Aden from Somalia forced them to jump overboard in deep water. The boat was reportedly carrying around 115 passengers.

As the sun rises, refugees who were washed up to the beach after drowning during the crossing of the Gulf of Aden, appear in daylight near the Village of Ahwar in southern Yemen Monday, December 1, 2008. At least 28 people drowned and two were reported missing Monday morning after smugglers carrying them across the Gulf of Aden from Somalia forced them to jump overboard in deep water. The boat was reportedly carrying around 115 passengers.