A U.S. Coast Guard crew helped rescue 60 migrants aboard a "grossly overloaded" makeshift vessel that was taking on water near the Dominican Republic.
NALs, did people die to make it a 'tragedy' ?
It seems all were rescued.
You know what he meant. It clearly wasn't a tragedy if no one died. An unfortunate event, but nowhere near a tragedy. A school shooting is a tragedy, your posts are a tragedy.
a disastrous event : calamity; misfortune; a serious drama typically describing a conflict between the protagonist and a superior force (such as destiny) and having a sorrowful or disastrous conclusion that elicits pity or terror… See the full definitionwww.merriam-webster.com