Indonesia Disaster
World  /  Published 25.12.18

Drones and dogs in Indonesia tsunami search

Indonesian rescuers on Tuesday used drones and sniffer dogs to search for survivors along the devastated west coast of Java hit by a tsunami that killed at least 429 people, warning more victims are e...
By Reuters in Labuan (Indonesia)

World  /  Published 24.12.18

Indonesia's tsunami toll jumps to 373

Body bags were laid out along the shattered coastline as Indonesian authorities stepped up efforts to collect the dead and save the injured Monday in the aftermath of a tsunami that was apparently tri...
By AP in Tanjung Lesung (Indonesia)

World  /  Published 23.12.18

Tsunami havoc on beach party

Partygoers screamed as tsunami waves smashed into a beachside concert in Indonesia, sending band members tumbling off a collapsing stage, dramatic video footage showed on Sunday.Some 200 employees of ...
By Reuters in Jakarta

World  /  Published 14.01.19

Indonesia recovers Lion Air jet's cockpit voice recorder

Navy divers have recovered the cockpit voice recorder of a Lion Air jet that crashed into the Java Sea in October, Indonesian officials said on Monday, in a possible boost to the accident investigatio...
By AP in Jakarta

World  /  Published 04.10.18

Quake zone limps back

Electricity was restored and some shops reopened in Indonesia’s quake and tsunami-stricken city of Palu on Thursday, but the fate of many thousands of people in outlying districts was unknown nearly...
By Reuters in Indonesia

World  /  Published 27.12.18

Indonesia widens danger zone around island volcano

Indonesia on Thursday raised the danger level for an island volcano that triggered a tsunami over the weekend, killing at least 430 people in Sumatra and Java, and widened its no-go zone.The volcanolo...
By AP in Carita (Indonesia)

World  /  Published 25.12.18

In tsunami-hit Indonesia, a Christmas 'full of grief'

The Christmas holiday was sombre with prayers for tsunami victims in the Indonesian region hit by waves that struck without warning on Saturday night.Markus Taekz said his Rahmat Pentecostal Church in...
By AP in Sumur (Indonesia)

World  /  Published 02.10.18

Indonesia death toll rises to 1,234

Indonesia's disaster agency says the death toll from an earthquake and tsunami disaster on a central island is now 1,234.Agency spokesperson Sutopo Purwo Nugroho updated the figure at a news conferenc...
By AP in Indonesia

World  /  Published 24.12.18

Tsunami toll touches 281 as searchers look for victims

Thousands of soldiers, police and government personnel as well as volunteers are working to find victims of an Indonesian tsunami. At least 281 people died and more than 1,000 were injured when the wa...
By AP in Tanjung Lesung (Indonesia)

World  /  Published 23.12.18

Volcano linked to Indonesia tsunami

The tsunami that killed hundreds of people at Sumatra and Java in Indonesia late on Saturday is a reminder that such destructive waves are not always caused by earthquakes.This disaster, which struck ...
By New York Times News Service and Reuters in New York


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