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Indonesia: Storm Surge: 2009/01/11 Country Information on DRR

Period 2009/01/11
Country or District Indonesia
Event Type Storm Surge
Outline Nearly 250 people are still missing from an Indonesian ferry which sank in heavy seas off the coast of Majena in west Sulawesi on 11 January 2009, officials said.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Reuters AlertNet 2009/01/12
A ministry spokesman said that 23 survivors had been found so far, while 244 were missing.