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Boat from India makes distress call

00:00 Jun 28 2014 Christmas Island

Description
Asylum seekers who appear to be on a boat from India speak to activists and journalists and say they are near Christmas Island. The asylum seekers have not been heard from since, and may have been taken into custody on an Australian vessel.

(From the 'Operation Sovereign Borders timeline' database, reported by the Guardian Australia.)
Additional Data
Location of incident (if 'Other', please include in description): At sea
Number of people affected: 1
Following return from: N/A

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