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Indonesia | Sulawesi devastation ‘beyond imagination’ as massive aid operation continues: UN relief agencies

More emergency shelter supplies and relief for thousands of victims of Indonesia’s recent earthquake and tsunami is set to arrive on the island of Sulawesi in the coming days, the UN refugee agency (UNHCR) said on Friday, amid reports from staff that the devastation is “beyond imagination”.

Indonesia | Indonesia: tsunami sweeps away buildings

Magnitude 7.5-quake launches tsnunami into Indonesian city of Palu with deaths and injuries unknown.

The Indonesian island of Sulawesi was slammed by a tsunami set off by a powerful earthquake that wiped out buildings, but it was unclear the severity of deaths and injuries.

Italy | Art experts fear serious earthquake damage to historic Italian buildings

Art experts fear numerous historic Italian buildings and their contents were damaged in Wednesday’s earthquake, across a region where almost every hilltop town and village has beautiful churches and monuments.