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Boat intercepted and towed back to Indonesian waters

00:00 Dec 25 2013 Indian Ocean

Description
Two asylum seekers are reported to have jumped off their wooden boat as an Australian vessel begins towing them back to Indonesia. They are rescued by Australian sailors and placed back on board the vessel.

(From the 'Operation Sovereign Borders timeline' database, reported by the Fairfax Media. Location is only approximate.)
Additional Data
Location of incident (if 'Other', please include in description): At sea
Number of people affected: 2
Following return from: N/A

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