Malta Today 2013.08.20 12:00
A rescue operation underway after a boat carrying 105 asylum-seekers
capsized off Australia's Christmas Island.
A boat carrying around 100 suspected asylum seekers has sunk in the Indian
Ocean, with rescue teams attempting to rescue passengers from the water,
The boat sank about 220km north of Christmas Island, where Australia
operates a detention camp for asylum seekers, on Tuesday.
SEEKER, ASYLUM, BOAT, PAPUA, GUINEA, CHRISTMAS, Australia, GN, ID, India, Iran