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Over 1300 Dead in Quake and Tsunami that Struck Indonesia

  • There are now 1,347 people confirmed to be dead in tsunami and earthquake that hit Indonesia on Friday. Earlier, the death toll was revealed to be 844 but was expected to rise as more and more remote areas get reached. The 7.5-magnitude earthquake set off the tsunami when it hit the Sulawesi's central island. There are expected some survivors under the debris and the rescue operation is on. On the other hand, police have been guarding the shops as people have been trying to seize water, food, and fuel. Earlier, they were lenient to them but then some people started stealing cash and computers.