Ten people, including at least six of the foreigners, have been rescued, after their boat sank off the coast of Indonesia.
Among those rescued were two people each from New Zealand and Spain, and one each from Britain and France.
According to Tony Lawton, who is believed to have survived the ordeal, the boat had hit a reef, then floated off at high tide, causing it to sink.
More top news
Polling projections show the far-right leader Marine Le Pen and centrist Emmanuel Macron leading in the first-round of the French election.
Winds veer northerly overnight and a band of patchy rain moves slowly southwards - wintry in places.
A special committee set up to deliberate on Ireland's abortion regime has called for the procedure to be allowed without restriction.