Aussie croc wrangler joins Indonesia bid to save tyre-tied reptile | AFP

An Australian television personality has thrown his hat in the ring to help capture a giant Indonesian crocodile and remove a motorcycle tyre stuck around its neck. Matt Wright, host of National Geographic’s “Monster Croc Wrangler” show, was on the island of Sulawesi Thursday with a team using traps baited with duck, a drone and even a harpoon in a bid to reel in the reptile. from Matt Wright’s fellow crocodile wrangler Chris WilsonN°1OZ68M

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Journey to the afterlife: Indonesia’s Toraja live among the dead

Torajans — an ethnic group that numbers about a million people on Sulawesi island –prepare an elaborate funeral ritual known as “Rambu Solo”, after which the body will be placed in one of many burial caves scattered around the mountainous region. The Indonesian government is trying to promote Torajan death rituals as part of ambitious plans to boost tourism across the sprawling Southeast Asian archipelago.

Journey to the afterlife: Indonesia’s Toraja live among the dead

Torajans — an ethnic group that numbers about a million people on Sulawesi island –prepare an elaborate funeral ritual known as “Rambu Solo”, after which the body will be placed in one of many burial caves scattered around the mountainous region. The Indonesian government is trying to promote Torajan death rituals as part of ambitious plans to boost tourism across the sprawling Southeast Asian archipelago.

More bodies found as death toll from Indonesia quake nears 2,000

Search and rescue efforts are still underway almost two weeks after Indonesia was struck by a powerful earthquake followed by a tsunami. Indonesia’s disaster agency say they have recovered 1,763 bodies so far from the 7.5-magnitude and subsequent tsunami that struck Sulawesi on September 28, the number of people believed missing has soared to 5,000.

AP reporter describes Indonesia quake devastation

(5 Oct 2018) Associated Press reporter Stephen Wright describes the destruction in Palu a week after a magnitude 7.5 quake struck central Indonesia’s Sulawesi island. (Oct. 5)

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Indonesia quake victims buried in mass grave

(5 Oct 2018) Volunteers in Indonesia are burying hundreds of earthquake victims in a mass grave. More than 1,550 people are known dead after a destructive earthquake and tsunami struck Indonesia’s Sulawesi island last week. (Oct. 5)

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Bird’s-eye view of Indonesia’s ruins amid recovery

(4 Oct 2018) Drone pictures capture the recovery of a body from the ruins of a hotel in the city of Palu, as workers continued to search. Emergency aid began to reach Sulawesi, days after the quake that killed more than 1,400 people. (Oct. 4)

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Indonesia recovery and aid efforts trickling in

(3 Oct 2018) Aid was trickling into areas crippled by the devastating earthquake and tsunami on Indonesia’s Sulawesi island, but food, water, fuel and medicine had yet to reach the hardest-hit areas outside Palu, the largest city heavily damaged. (Oct. 3)

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Soputan volcano erupting on Indonesia’s Sulawesi days after fatal quake & tsunami

Natural disasters continue to plague Indonesia, with the Mount Soputan volcano erupting on the island of Sulawesi just days after a devastating tsunami, triggered by a massive earthquake, struck the island, killing hundreds. READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/9fn4

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Indonesia: Images of rescuers at work in Tsunami-hit Palu

In Balaroa, a Palu suburb once home to a housing complex, the scale of the damage is obvious four days after a quake-tsunami that devastated swathes of Indonesia’s Sulawesi. A wasteland of flattened trees, shards of concrete, twisted metal roofing, door frames and mangled furniture stretches out into the distance. IMAGES of rescuers at work

Satellite images show Indonesia destruction

(2 Oct 2018) Satellite images show the destruction fin Indonesia as the death toll from the massive earthquake and tsunami that hit the island of Sulawesi increases to over 800 , and nearly 50,000 people have been displaced by the disaster. (Oct. 1)

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Earthquake-spawned tsunami slams Palu, Indonesia

(29 Sep 2018) An earthquake-spawned tsunami swept away buildings and killed at least several hundred people on the central Indonesian island of Sulawesi, dumping victims across a devastated landscape that rescuers were struggling to reach Saturday.(Sept. 29)

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