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News Indonesia » People: Indonesia's Sinabung volcano erupts, unleashes towering ash column

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2018/02/19/indonesias-sinabung-volcano-unleashes-towering-ash-column.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

The volcano, one of three currently erupting in Indonesia, was dormant for four centuries before exploding in 2010, killing two people. Another eruption in 2014 killed 16 people, while seven died in a 2016 eruption. Mount Sinabung is among more than 120 ...

News Indonesia » People: Indonesia’s anti-LGBT drive should concern all Asia

News channel or source: https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/02/20/indonesias-anti-lgbt-drive-should-concern-all-asia
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

It is also profoundly concerning for the LGBT people who before 2016 lived peacefully, even piously, among pluralist neighbors. The roots of Indonesia’s rising intolerance lie in the failure of successive governments to effectively respond to harassment ...

News Indonesia » People: US-Indonesia Relations: From Aspiration to Achievement

News channel or source: https://thediplomat.com/2018/02/us-indonesia-relations-from-aspiration-to-achievement/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

and people-to-people ties. The Obama administration followed this with the U.S.-Indonesia Strategic Partnership in 2015. U.S. officials hoped to use these partnerships to prod Indonesia to assume an even larger regional role on major security challenges ...

News Indonesia » People: Indonesia's Mount Sinabung Volcano Erupted Today and the Photos Are Spooky as Hell

News channel or source: https://gizmodo.com/indonesias-mt-sinabung-volcano-erupted-today-and-the-p-1823135796
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

It killed another 16 people in 2014 and seven people lost their lives to the ... Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, a spokesperson for Indonesia’s Disaster Agency, has been tweeting images from the island, including this handful of small rocks that came raining ...

News Indonesia » People: Volcano in Indonesia shoots 5km tower of ash into the sky

News channel or source: https://thenewdaily.com.au/news/world/2018/02/19/volcano-indonesia/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

The volcano, one of three currently erupting in Indonesia, was dormant for four centuries before exploding in 2010, killing two people. Another eruption, in 2014, killed 16 people, while seven died in a 2016 eruption. Disaster agency spokesman Sutopo ...

News Indonesia » People: Indonesia’s Massive Volcano Eruption Closes Nearby Airport, Cancelled Flights (Video)

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/msn/mount-sinabung-volcano-latest-news-on-the-eruption-canceled-flights-airport-closures/ar-BBJnzfe
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

No casualties were reported, but Indonesia has prohibited people from visiting an exclusion zone of five miles around the volcano. The Mount Sinabung volcano has been active over the past five years. When it erupted in 2014, more than a dozen people were ...

News Indonesia » People: Indonesia Quietly Passes Law to Quash Criticism of Politicians

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/indonesia-law-to-quash-criticism-of-politicians/4263867.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

“Indonesia’s parliament is one of the least trusted state ... “The House is just a bunch of people who are really proud and sure of themselves,” said Sulaiman. “Of course this will be a way for them to attack their critics.”

News Indonesia » People: Indonesia raises aviation warnings after Sumatra volcano emits ash cloud

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-indonesia-volcano/indonesia-raises-aviation-warnings-after-sumatra-volcano-emits-ash-cloud-idUSKCN1G3193
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The 2,460-metre (8,071-ft) tall volcano is among Indonesia’s most active. When Sinabung erupted in 2014, more than a dozen people were killed and thousands were evacuated. Prior to recent times, its last known eruption was four centuries ago.

News Indonesia » People: Photos: Indonesia's Mount Sinabung erupts, spews towering ash cloud

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/photos-indonesia-volcano-spews-towering-112121439.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Mount Sinabung spews volcanic ash as it erupts in Karo, North Sumatra, Indonesia, on Monday ... Agency reports that daily activities resumed back to normal later on Monday. "People are accustomed to seeing the eruption of Mount Sinabung."

News Indonesia » People: Indonesia Seizes Record 1.6 Tonnes of Crystal Methamphetamine

News channel or source: https://www.usnews.com/news/world/articles/2018-02-20/indonesia-seizes-record-16-tonnes-of-crystal-methamphetamine
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

But there has been no bloody war on drugs as in the neighboring Philippines, where thousands of people have been killed in anti-drugs operations. Indonesia has among the world's strictest anti-narcotics laws and drug trafficking is punishable by death.