Asylum seeker disaster: Live blog

[ ABC News ] - [ Jun 22, 2012 11:26:49 GMT ]

Search and rescue efforts for about 90 asylum seekers lost at sea are running into a second night, after a boat carrying more than 200 people capsized north-west of Christmas Island on Thursday afternoon. The first rescued asylum seekers arrived on Christmas Island earlier today, while naval and merchant vessels continue to scour the ocean for survivors. Three bodies have been recovered from the site of the disaster but authorities believe they still have time to find survivors. [ full story ]
- Search for missing in Christmas Island sinking - BBC
- Australia fears refugee boat disaster toll could soar - AFP

Comments [ 2 ]:

written by Suneth (United Kingdom)
One idiot in the earlier article about pre-historic human skelton found in SL even tried to get a political advantage. Seems he has done a forensic test and found that this 10,000 years old skelton is a tamil and killed by a sinhalees. That is what exactly he wrote here. Hope you have seen it.
- Jun 22, 2012 13:51:34 GMT

written by LankaLier (Australia)
Suneth, If you find the footprint of somebody you know who there is likelihood of murder kidnapping rape. But the reverse is not true. So dont blame the commentator rather advice your people to get away from this and lead a decent life. By the way what is the Per Capita Lie (PCL) of your motherland FSSL now. I heard that is is still on the increase.
- Jun 24, 2012 3:22:12 GMT

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