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11 bodies found in Indonesian waters

Jakarta, Mar 26 (UNI) At least 11 bodies believed to be refugees have been found in Indonesian waters near the country's Aceh province since Saturday, local media and rescuers said on Tuesday.
The finding of the bodies came after a boat carrying over 100 people sank in Aceh waters last week. More than 75 refugees had been rescued, but dozens were reportedly missing.
Ibnu Harris Al Hussain, chief of Banda Aceh search and rescue agency of Aceh province, said that the agency had retrieved six female bodies on Monday after receiving information from local fishermen.
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Cyclone Remal leaves 7 dead in Bangladesh

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27 May 2024 | 2:10 PM

Tokyo, May 27 (UNI) Japan's weather agency warned of torrential downpours in some parts of the southwestern prefectures of Kagoshima and Miyazaki from Monday night through Tuesday, calling for caution as the rows of clouds may suddenly increase the risk of disasters.

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PNG authorities confirm over 2,000 buried alive in landslide

27 May 2024 | 12:46 PM

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15 people killed as storms hit southern U S states

27 May 2024 | 11:46 AM

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No casualties reported in 5 0-magnitude quake in China's Sichuan

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27 May 2024 | 11:24 AM

Chengdu, May 27 (UNI) A 5.0-magnitude earthquake rattled Muli County of Liangshan Yi Autonomous Prefecture, southwest China's Sichuan Province, at 11:07 a.m. Monday, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).

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