Survivors of the tsunami that washed over Java and Sumatra are now seeking medical care and shelter, and telling their stories. At least 280 people died and more than 800 are reported injured.
A magnitude 6.9 earthquake has struck off Indonesia's Java island, rocking the capital, Jakarta. After initially urging people in coastal areas to move to higher ground, officials later ended a tsunami warning.
An electricity outage has hit most areas of the Indonesian capital and some neighboring provinces on Java. The blackout happened two days after a 6.9 magnitude quake struck the heavily populated island.
The devastating tsunami has shattered the lives of thousands of people. More than 400 families have lost members — and in the hospitals, of all places, people have been cashing in on the survivors' suffering.
The death toll from a volcano-triggered tsunami has risen to 420 people with 1,459 injured and 128 missing. Coastal communities were caught off guard as massive waves smashed into homes and hotels.
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