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Indonesia’s Mount Sinabung erupts, turns day into night

Indonesia's Mount Sinabung spewed a giant ash cloud 5 km (3.1 miles) into the sky on Monday (August 10) in its second eruption in three days, emitting a thunderous noise and turning the sky dark, authorities and...

Indonesians assess damage after quake kills four

Four people died, some of heart attack or fatigue, as people rushed away from the coastline, Agus Wibowo, spokesman of the disaster mitigation agency told a news briefing. Four others were injured, and more than 200 buildings were damaged...

Indonesia: Residents rush out to streets after 7.3 magnitude quake

While the shaking caused panic among residents there were no immediate reports of casualties or major damage. The quake occurred in an area south-southeast of the city of Ternate, the USGS said. Indonesia's meteorology agency (BMKG) said the quake was not...

Six die, protests swell as Indonesia plunges into post-election unrest

The clashes between police and protesters followed an announcement on Tuesday (May 21) by the General Election Commission (KPU) confirming that President Joko Widodo had beaten his challenger Prabowo Subianto in last month's poll. Crowds swelled in central Jakarta, some...

Flash floods kill at least 58 in Indonesia’s Papua province

A search for more possible victims was under way in the town of Sentani, which was hit by flash floods late on Saturday (March 16). Fifty-one people were killed and 74 injured there, Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, spokesman of the...

Indonesia tsunami kills at least 222

Hundreds of homes and other buildings were "heavily damaged" when the tsunami struck, almost without warning, along the rim of the Sunda Strait late on Saturday, Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, spokesman for the disaster mitigation agency, said. Thousands of residents were...
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