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Indonesia Floods: At Least 60 Dead And Thousands Displaced

Landslides and floods triggered by torrential downpours have left dozens of people dead in and around Indonesia's capital, as rescuers struggled to search for people apparently buried under tons of mud.

January 03, 2020

Residents ride a motorbike on a flooded street in Jakarta, Indonesia. Landslides and floods triggered by torrential downpours have left dozens of people dead in and around Indonesia's capital, as rescuers struggled to search for people apparently buried under tons of mud, officials said.

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A man cleans his flood-damaged house in Jakarta, Indonesia. Landslides and floods triggered by torrential downpours have left dozens of people dead in and around Indonesia's capital, as rescuers struggled to search for people apparently buried under tons of mud, officials said.

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A woman cleans her flood-damaged house in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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Residents clean their flood-damaged stall in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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People wade through a flooded neighborhood in Tanggerang outside Jakarta, Indonesia. Heavy flooding in Indonesia's capital as residents celebrated the new year has killed scores people, displaced tens of thousands and forced an airport to close, the country's disaster management agency said.

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A man swims in flood water in a low-income neighborhood in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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A rescuer evacuates a baby in flooded neighborhood in Tanggerang outside Jakarta, Indonesia.

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People wade through a flooded neighborhood in Tanggerang outside Jakarta, Indonesia.

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Rescuers evacuate a boy from his house in flooded neighborhood in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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Residents walk near the wreckage of vehicles that were swept away by flood in Bekasi, West Java, Indonesia.

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A woman passes food containers to a neighbor on the second floor of their houses as floodwaters remain high in their neighborhood in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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A young boy sits on a chair in a flooded neighborhood in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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Residents walk near the wreckage of vehicles that were swept away by flood in Bekasi, West Java, Indonesia.

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Residents try to move the wreckage of cars that were swept away by flood in Bekasi, West Java, Indonesia.

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Residents move the wreckage of cars that were swept away by flood in Bekasi, West Java, Indonesia.

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Residents ride motorbikes past wreckage of vehicles that were swept away by flood in Bekasi, West Java, Indonesia.

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Residents inspect the wreckage of vehicles that were swept away by flood in Bekasi, West Java, Indonesia.

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A woman rides a tricycle on a flooded street in Jakarta, Indonesia. Monsoon rains and rising rivers submerged parts of greater Jakarta and caused landslides in Bogor and Depok districts on the city's outskirts as well as in neighboring Lebak, which buried a number of people.

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