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More than 150,000 forced from homes on quake-hit Lombok

The death toll from the earthquake that rocked the Indonesian island of Lombok rose above 130 on Wednesday. Authorities appealed for food, water and medical help for the estimated 156,000 people forced from their homes. Many displaced villagers are staying under tents or tarpaulins dotted along roads or in parched rice fields, and makeshift medical facilities have […]

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