INDONESIAN REFUGEE BOAT CAPSIZES 100 MISSING

INDONESIAN REFUGEE BOAT CAPSIZES 100 MISSING. Australian navy and merchant navy crew helping the first load of survivors when an Indonesia refugee boat capsized off Christmas Island, north-western Australia on 22 June 2012. Rescuers are continuing to search for dozens of people believed to be missing. Ships have so far picked 110 survivors from the sea but officials believe about 200 people were on the boat. Three bodies have been recovered. The ship believed to be carrying asylum-seekers, capsized on Thurs June 21 2011. Photo courtesy getty images

Last Updated: 2012-06-22

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