Playground equipment is seen at a destroyed kindergarten in Cugenang, Indonesia, after Monday’s earthquake. Photo: Reuters
Playground equipment is seen at a destroyed kindergarten in Cugenang, Indonesia, after Monday’s earthquake. Photo: Reuters
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Indonesia counts cost of deadly West Java earthquake: ‘most of the casualties are children’

  • At least 268 people were killed in Monday’s quake, many of them children, with more than 300 injured
  • Children were still in school when the quake hit at around 1pm. Authorities said on Tuesday that they expected the death toll to rise

Playground equipment is seen at a destroyed kindergarten in Cugenang, Indonesia, after Monday’s earthquake. Photo: Reuters
Playground equipment is seen at a destroyed kindergarten in Cugenang, Indonesia, after Monday’s earthquake. Photo: Reuters
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