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2 Oct 2018

Indonesia tsunami: death toll rises to at least 1,200

Foreign Affairs Correspondent

At least 1,200 people are dead, others still missing, buried in the rubble of ruined buildings or swept away by the giant waves triggered by the tsunami.

Indonesia has dispatched thousands of soldiers, police and emergency rescue teams to search for any survivors. But the sheer remoteness of the affected areas is making that effort, and sending aid, a huge challenge.

We are live in Palu.