Authorities believe the 80-room Hotel Roa-Roa was near capacity when the district was ravaged by a 7.5 magnitude quake and a tsunami wave Friday. Photo: AFP

Crumpled hotel in Palu becomes focus of rescue effort after Indonesia earthquake and tsunami

The cries from beneath the hotel, which appeared to have toppled over with its walls splintered like pickup sticks, had gone silent by Sunday afternoon

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Authorities believe the 80-room Hotel Roa-Roa was near capacity when the district was ravaged by a 7.5 magnitude quake and a tsunami wave Friday. Photo: AFP
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