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Lin Lin
Mar 27th, 2009, 05:40 AM
JAKARTA - A dam burst its walls near the Indonesian capital Jakarta early Friday, killing at least 50 people and leaving hundreds of homes underwater, a health ministry official said."The death toll is now at 50.

It's simply gone up because we've found more bodies," national crisis centre head Rustam Pakaya told AFP.The toll was expected to rise as search teams look through submerged homes, Pakaya said. - AFP

http://www.channelnewsasia.com/stories/afp_asiapacific/view/418176/1/.html
:sad::sad::scared:

Lin Lin
Mar 27th, 2009, 05:43 AM
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7967205.stm

more details,this is horrifying:sad::scared:

Ciarán
Mar 27th, 2009, 12:00 PM
:awww: