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NIAS

Abbreviation for:
Northern Ireland Ambulance Service
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Eight-year-old Mawarni Zega, from the village of Hilisebua on Nias Island, Indonesia, is the youngest of 10 children.
On the evening of the 30th, however, Mercy was directed to leave East Timor and head back to Indonesia in response to the March 28 earthquake that hit Nias Island, killing nearly a fifth of the island's 10,000 residents.
A MAN crying out weakly for water was found buried under the rubble of a shop today, more than four days after a devastating earthquake near Indonesia's Nias Island, rescuers said.
FIREFIGHTERS freed a man who was trapped for 36 hours in the wreckage of a collapsed building yesterday, as other earthquake survivors on Indonesia's Nias island searched frantically for loved ones missing amid the rubble.
A helicopter has been chartered to fly Britain's Consul General to stricken Nias island where 330 bodies have been recovered and 1,000 are feared dead.
Jo-Anne Wau, 27, lives on the Nias island, where 330 bodies have been recovered from the rubble so far and up to 1000 are feared dead.
A mother and her two children at a temporary shelter in Nias Island; A road badly damaged by the earthquake in Nias island, Indonesia
While fears of another tsunami catastrophe faded today the overnight quake brought down 70% of the buildings in a market district in a town on nearby Nias island and Indonesian vice-president Jusuf Kalla said: "It is predicted - and it's still a rough estimate - that the number of the victims of dead may be between 1,000 and 2,000.
In Nias Island, which is close to Simeuleu Island, mangroves had acted like a wall keeping people from destruction.
NORTH NIAS: House of Bapak Aluizatulo Larosa, Dahana, North Nias Island