As expected, the death toll from Saturday night's devastating tsunami in the Sunda Strait has nearly doubled over the past day as Indonesia authorities have expanded their efforts to recover the dead and save any injured found alive.
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An aerial view of the coastal area of Palu city, central Sulawesi, Indonesia, 29 September, shows the city's mosque submerged in water. Fisher felt sure his decade of experience as a nurse specializing in sudden traumatic death, as well as his command of several languages, would prove invaluable. The desolation prompted the rebel group Gerakan Aceh Merdeka, or Free Aceh Movement, to call a cease-fire after just two days, and peace talks were soon resumed with the Indonesian government. Many people were trapped and buried under collapsed houses. He said foreigners were in Palu and Donggala during the disaster.
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As with in , the poorest still remain at most risk. That number may seem low considering Aceh itself experienced at the very least , fatalities, more than half the global total. But then, as quickly as the wave had submerged her, Sally was deposited a mile inland, completely naked, the clothes having been torn from her body by the force of the water.