Indonesian earthquake: rescuers search for survivors trapped in rubble

Authorities warn death toll of 162 may rise after 5.6-magnitude quake devastated Cianjur on Indonesia’s main island of Java

Indonesian earthquake – in pictures

Indonesian rescue workers were racing to reach people still trapped in rubble after an earthquake devastated a West Java town, killing at least 162 people and injuring hundreds more, as officials warned the death toll may rise.

The epicentre of Monday’s shallow 5.6-magnitude quake was close to the town of Cianjur, in a mountainous area of Indonesia’s most populous province.

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@lamlaml71872470

RT @DrTedros: Devastating news. My heartfelt condolences to the families who lost their children and loved ones. @WHO stands ready to assis…

Posted on: 2022-12-01 10:40

@nailatrahman

RT @DrTedros: Devastating news. My heartfelt condolences to the families who lost their children and loved ones. @WHO stands ready to assis…

Posted on: 2022-11-28 05:03

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CIANJUR, Indonesia — On the fourth day of an increasingly urgent search, Indonesian rescuers narrowed their focus T… https://t.co/ngfTMPlCdR

Posted on: 2022-11-26 21:58

@PRSAdvocacies

RT @BBNEWSInternat1: #Breaking Alert On the fourth day of an increasingly urgent search, Indonesian rescuers narrowed their work Thursday…

Posted on: 2022-11-26 21:49

@Kingsey287555

RT @BBNEWSInternat1: #Breaking Alert On the fourth day of an increasingly urgent search, Indonesian rescuers narrowed their work Thursday…

Posted on: 2022-11-26 21:48

@M_Melkior

RT @DrTedros: Devastating news. My heartfelt condolences to the families who lost their children and loved ones. @WHO stands ready to assis…

Posted on: 2022-11-26 08:01

@Info_Java_

RT @DrTedros: Devastating news. My heartfelt condolences to the families who lost their children and loved ones. @WHO stands ready to assis…

Posted on: 2022-11-25 12:26

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RT @AP: On the fourth day of an increasingly urgent search, Indonesian rescuers are narrowing their work to a landslide where dozens are be…

Posted on: 2022-11-25 09:24