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As many as 50 asylum seekers have died and 33 have been injured when rough seas caused a fishing boat to crash off Christmas Island, the Royal Flying Doctor Service said.
Flying Doctors' spokeswoman Lesleigh Green, who was quoted in The Australian, said the death toll was not yet confirmed but reflected her current understanding of the situation.
Originally posted by Flighty
It says they were mainly Iraqis and Iranians.