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Some 1,200 Indonesian convicts escaped from three different detention facilities in the devastated region of Sulawesi following an earthquake and tsunami disaster, a justice ministry official said Monday.(Reuters Photo)

Over 1200 prisoners escape following quake-tsunami in Indonesia

By Press Trust of India | Jakarta
UPDATED ON OCT 02, 2018 12:06 AM IST
Ministry of justice official Sri Puguh Utami said inmates had fled from two overcapacity facilities in Palu and another in Donggala, an area also hit by the disaster.
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People survey outside the flooded shopping mall which was damaged following earthquakes and a tsunami in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia.(AP Photo)
People survey outside the flooded shopping mall which was damaged following earthquakes and a tsunami in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia.(AP Photo)

Mass burials to begin as death toll in Indonesian quake-tsunami climbs over 800

By Agence France-Presse | Palu (Indonesia)
UPDATED ON OCT 02, 2018 12:06 AM IST
Desperate survivors in Indonesia turned to looting shops for basics like food, water and fuel as police looked on, unwilling or unable to intervene.
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