Indonesia earthquake-tsunami: Antonio Guterres visits disaster-ravaged Palu, says UN will support rescue and relief efforts
Antonio Guterres on Friday visited the disaster-ravaged Indonesian city of Palu, where an earthquake and tsunami killed 2,000 people and left thousands more missing.
Indonesia earthquake-tsunami toll climbs past 2,000; search operations to end on 11 October, says disaster agency
Agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho said authorities will hold prayers to mark the end of the search in Indonesia's Petobo, Balaroa and Jono Oge areas.
Indonesia earthquake-tsunami toll reaches 1,944; search ops to continue till 11 Oct, govt to declare areas in Palu 'mass graves'
The death toll from the twin disaster on Sulawesi island that erased whole suburbs in Palu has reached 1,944.
Indonesia earthquake-tsunami toll climbs to 1,763, officials fear thousands more may have been killed
Two of the hardest-hit neighbourhoods in Indonesia's Palu city- Petobo and Balaroa - could contain thousands more victims, swallowed up by ground that engulfed whole communities in a process known as liquefaction.
Indonesia earthquake-tsunami toll reaches 1,571; authorities issue public health warning after rescuers recover corpses from Palu
Indonesia had been reluctant to accept outside help at first but as the scale of the disaster became clear the government agreed to allow in foreign aid.