Five Dead, 52 Missing After Asylum Boat Sinks, Herald Reports

Rough seas hamper search for survivors of boat that sank last week, Sydney Morning Herald reports. * Indonesian officials have “no solid information” about 14 people thought to have survived: Herald * Survivor reports boat sinking on April 10: Herald * NOTE: A boat may have sunk about 3 a.m. on April 12, in or near Sunda Strait, Andrea Hayward-Maher, spokeswoman for Australia Maritime Authority told Bloomberg today; uncertain if this is same vessel. Australia passed on information, not involved in search efforts: Hayward-Maher

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