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Friday, November 27th

Asylum seekers return to Indonesia after Christmas Island turn-back “A boat has arrived in Indonesia carrying the same asylum seekers as a boat turned around at Christmas Island last week, the ABC has confirmed. The boat arrived in Kupang on Indonesia's Timor Island yesterday carrying 17 people including one Indonesian crew member. The asylum seekers had attempted to reach Australia by boat but were intercepted by the Australian Navy just off Christmas Island on November 20. A local fisherman who found the group told police the boat they used to return to Indonesia had run out of fuel.”