5 Oct 2018

Indonesia tsunami: aid finally arrives as hopes of survivors fade

Foreign Affairs Correspondent

Rescue teams in Indonesia are still searching for the hundreds of people still missing after last week’s earthquake and tsunami on the island of Sulawesi, with few hopes of finding anyone still alive. After days of chaos and looting by people desperate for food, aid is finally starting to be distributed, while some 70,000 people who lost their homes have been moved to shelters or makeshift tents across the region’s capital Palu, from where we report.