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Tsunami: The Aftermath – President Widodo visits hotel where rescuers attempt to recover bodies



Sky’s Mark Stone reports from Palu on the second part of his aid journey with a French charity that focuses on restoring telephone lines.

His journey concluded with speaking to a hotel owner who told Sky News that seven bodies have been recovered with a possibility of 30 more to retrieve.

The country’s president Joko Widodo visited the hotel while rescue attempts continued, promising aid would be sent – but only a ‘trickle’ is getting to those who need it.

Indonesia’s disaster agency estimates that 570,000 people have been impacted overall with at least 1,400 killed.

The first part of Mark Stone’s journey can be watched here: https://youtu.be/qPFXAJUp0-w

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