Indonesia tsunami: Mass burials a daily reality

Death toll expected to rise after disaster killed more than 1,400 and destroyed entire towns on Sulawesi Island.

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    Hundreds of thousands of people are still waiting for food and medicine a week after an earthquake and tsunami devastated the Indonesian island of Sulawesi.

    The death toll stands at more than 1,400 people and is expected to rise.

     

    Al Jazeera's Jamela Alindogan reports from Palu.


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