Nature is kicking Indonesias ass right now…here are some recent developments you may want to follow…
A magnitude-6.2 earthquake flattens homes and hotels in central Indonesia as people sleep, killing more than 3,000 and injuring thousands more in the nation’s worst disaster since the 2004 tsunami.
Activity increases at Indonesia’s Mount Merapi, one of the world’s most active volcanos, following an earthquake about 50 miles away. Opinions are mixed among geologists over whether the earthquake could spark a large volcanic eruption.
Indonesia confirms three more bird flu deaths, including the sixth member of a family in North Sumatra killed by the H5N1 strain of the virus.
East Timor, which broke from Indonesian rule in 1999, descends further into chaos as rival gangs attack each other in the capital, and the prime minister says a coup is under way.