Boxing Day Tsunami

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A major climatological disaster caused by an earthquake with a magnitude of 9.1 to 9.3 on the Richter scale, caused by subduction which triggered a series of devastating tsunami along the coasts of most land masses bordering the Indian Ocean, killing at least 230,000 people in 11 countries, and inundating coastal communities with waves up to 30 meters/100 feet high. It was one of the deadliest natural disasters in recorded history
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He then criticised PAS for having leaders with a 'primitive mindset' like its Selangor Ulama deputy chief who recently linked the latest Indonesian tsunami that hit Carita to vice activities that supposedly courted God's anger.
The death toll from the Indonesian tsunami that struck coastal areas around the Sunda Strait on Saturday night has risen to 281.
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The death toll in the Indonesian tsunami has risen to 222, the country's disaster agency has said.
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THE national poet of Wales, Ifor ap Glyn, has written a poem urging people to donate to the Disasters Emergency Committee's urgent appeal to help victims of the Indonesian tsunami and earthquake.
The resulting tsunami was given various names, including the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, South Asian tsunami, Indonesian tsunami, the Christmas tsunami and the Boxing Day tsunami.
HCA added that it has a long history of supporting major disaster relief efforts including those following the Ebola crisis in West Africa, Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, the earthquake in Haiti, the Indonesian tsunami and Hurricane Katrina.
A valued mentor and keynote speaker she offers critical insights on the real human factors of disaster and emergency planning based on her experiences with major events such as the World Trade Center, Hurricane Katrina, Samoan earthquakes, Indonesian tsunami, and Pacific Northwest Wildfires.
He was so moved by the plight of people whose lives had been shattered by the Indonesian tsunami in December 2004 that he visited the area himself.
Born out of the aftermath of the 2004 Indonesian tsunami, Pacific Partnership began in 2006 and has gone to many countries in Southeast Asia and the South Pacific, treated more than 240,000 patients and continued to enhance interoperability with partner nations.
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