Another boat of asylum seekers intercepted in Aus waters

March 14, 2013

A BOAT carrying 48 asylum seekers and one crew member was picked up north east of Christmas Island, Border Protection authorities reported on Thursday.

The boat was picked up by HMAS Ballarat on Wednesday morning, with all passengers transferred to Christmas Island for security, health and identity checks.

Source: http://www.gladstoneobserver.com.au/news/another-boat-asylum-seekers-intercepted-aus-waters/1792432/

Advertisements

Leave a comment

Filed under Boat Intercepted

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s