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Rescue teams face stench of death, too few boats

  • Syofiardi Bachyul Jb

    The Jakarta Post

Padang | Fri, October 29 2010 | 10:04 am
Rescue teams face stench of death, too few boats

PREMIUM Helping hand: Rescuers give water to a survivor on tsunami-ravaged Pagai Island in Mentawai, West Sumatra, on Thursday. AP Rescuers scouring islands devastated by a tsunami in the Mentawai Islands, West Sumatra, found more bodies Thursday, raising the death toll from the quake-triggered disaster to 343.

This is still rising with hundreds missing as locals reported the waves in a numb...