In pictures: Search for Indonesia survivors after quake death toll reaches 1,234

The Indonesian government is coordinating a large-scale search-and-rescue effort as it has confirmed on Tuesday that the death toll of the Friday earthquake at 1 234 people.

American news agency AP reports that in the Sulawesi island of Indonesia, a magnitude 7.5 earthquake struck at dusk on Friday, September 28. It also triggered the tsunami said to have been as high as 6 metres in places.

 

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