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Boat intercepted, people transferred to Christmas Island

00:00 Dec 1 2013 Indian Ocean

Description
An asylum-seeker vessel is intercepted and, on 3 December, 2013, all 31 people from the vessel are transferred into the care of Australian government agencies at Christmas Island.

(From the 'Operation Sovereign Borders timeline' database, reported by the Operation Sovereign Borders Joint Agency Taskforce. Location is only approximate.)
Additional Data
Location of incident (if 'Other', please include in description): At sea
Number of people affected: 31
Following return from: N/A

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