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    A man stands amid the damage caused by a tsunami in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia, Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018. A powerful earthquake rocked the Indonesian island of Sulawesi on Friday, triggering a 3-meter-tall (10-foot-tall) tsunami that an official said swept away houses in at least two cities.

    At Least 8 Killed, Dozens Homes Damaged as Landslides Hit Java, Indonesia

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    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The victims' count was suspended after the night fell and is expected to be resumed at dawn, Xinhua news agency reported Monday.

    Landslides on Indonesia's island of Java reportedly killed eight people and hit 34 local houses. Local authorities have launched the rescue operation.

    ​READ MORE: Death Toll From Tsunami in Indonesia Reaches 430 — UN Spokesperson

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