Indonesia: Death toll from earthquake, tsunami climbs to 1,234

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Reuters Tsunami in Indonesia

 

Indonesia: Death toll from earthquake, tsunami climbs to 1,234

Number of dead from earthquake and tsunami on Friday continues to rise, and more quakes continue to hit the region.

The number of people killed in the earthquake and tsunami that hit Indonesia’s Sulawesi island on Friday reached 1,234.

Meanwhile, two more earthquakes have been reported near the southern shore of the island of Sumba, home to about 750,000 people.

The first quake was measured at 5.9 intensity and the second at 6.0. There were no reports of significant damage. Read more……