Boat carrying 150 refugees capsized at sea.

Boat carrying 150 refugees capsized at sea.

Charters Towers : Australia | Jun 26, 2012 at 11:43 PM PDT
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27-6 This morning, a ship carrying about 150 asylum seekers to Christmas Island to find a way into Australia have been set up face-off Australia, the Christmas Island about 198km. This is the second fatal wreck in this area in less than a week. Reuters news agency citation border protection and customs Australia said two merchant ships had been in the accident area, and two other ships with aircraft en route to the scene.

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Media reports said the ship headed for Canada after being turned back from Australia
Media reports said the ship headed for Canada after being turned back from Australia
Le Thi Bich Lan is based in Vũng Tàu, Đông Nam Bộ, Vietnam, and is a Reporter on Allvoices.
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