Tag: Indian Ocean

Hundreds of Thai tsunami victims yet to be identified, 15 years...

Triggered by a massive 9.1-magnitude earthquake, the tsunami killed more than 230,000 people as waves as high as 17.4 meters (57 feet) crashed onto the shores of more than a dozen countries, wiping some communities off the map in seconds.

‘Save us from the Satans’: Survivors of Sri Lanka church attack...

A dozen rifle-toting soldiers guarded a small community hall as day broke in the eastern Sri Lankan town of Batticaloa on Sunday morning.Around 9...

Photos: Indonesia searches for survivors after powerful quake, tsunami

Rescue teams in Indonesia struggled on Sunday to reach communities feared devastated by a major earthquake and tsunami on Sulawesi island, with a toll...