8 more foreigners, 5 Indonesians rescued after boat sinking
Survivors rescued after a tourist boat sank rest at a house near to the Indonesian town of Bima on August 17, 2014 - by Andy Amaldan
"They were all found together, some in a lifeboat and some floating with their life jackets on around 60 miles (100 kilometres) off Sape," on the east of Sumbawa island, said search and rescue official Budiawan, who like many Indonesians goes by one name.
He could not immediately give details of their nationalities. A total of 18 foreigners and five Indonesians have now been rescued following the weekend sinking, and two foreigners remain missing.
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