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  1. The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?Read the original story

    Friday | American Reporter

    ... - especially if they come like the proverbial bolt from the blue, as with the tsunami that hit Banda Aceh, Indonesia, two year's ago. This time, I'm angry because FEMA and other government agencies using tax dollars will rebuild these homes and the ...

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  2. The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | American Reporter

    ... - especially if they come like the proverbial bolt from the blue, as with the tsunami that hit Banda Aceh, Indonesia, two year's ago. This time, I'm angry because FEMA and other government agencies using tax dollars will rebuild these homes and the ...

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  3. Banda Aceh: To improve peace process in Aceh, return to sanityRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Asia News Network

    "Bintang Bulan warnai HUT MoU" screamed the front-page banner of Serambi Indonesia , the only daily in Aceh, on August 16. The subtitles were "Gunshot prevents flag raising in front of Aceh Legislative Council" and "Success in Lhok Seumawe". On August 15, Aceh celebrated the 10th anniversary of the signing of the Helsinki Memorandum of Understanding between the Indonesian government and the Free Aceh Movement , ending the three-decade long bloody conflict that had killed between 20,000 to 30,000 Acehnese civilians, thousands of combatants on both sides and caused uncountable damage to public infrastructure and private property.

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  4. The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | American Reporter

    ... - especially if they come like the proverbial bolt from the blue, as with the tsunami that hit Banda Aceh, Indonesia, two year's ago. This time, I'm angry because FEMA and other government agencies using tax dollars will rebuild these homes and the ...

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  5. The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | American Reporter

    ... - especially if they come like the proverbial bolt from the blue, as with the tsunami that hit Banda Aceh, Indonesia, two year's ago. This time, I'm angry because FEMA and other government agencies using tax dollars will rebuild these homes and the ...

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  6. Aceh celebrates 10th anniversary of peace dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | Channelnewsasia.com

    BANDA ACEH, Indonesia: Acehnese leaders have called on Jakarta to maintain its commitments in the Helsinki Memorandum of Understanding signed 10 years ago ending three decades of conflict in the Indonesian province. The governor of Aceh said much progress had been made since President Joko Widodo took office but there are still issues that need to be settled.

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  7. Ten years on from Indonesian peace deal, life in Aceh has improvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | ABC News

    ELIZABETH JACKSON: Ten years ago today the Indonesian government and rebels from the country's Aceh province signed a historic peace deal. It put to end 29 years of conflict in the region.

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  8. Rumbles of discontent in Aceh threaten to unravel peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Channelnewsasia.com

    BANDA ACEH: Senior leaders and former combatants from the now-defunct Free Aceh Movement have warned that the growing unhappiness and disappointment among Acehnese could unravel ten years of hard-won peace in the special autonomy province of Aceh. They have called on Jakarta to respect the peace agreement - known as the Helsinki Memorandum of Understanding - that it signed with GAM, effectively ending its struggle for independence from Indonesia.

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  9. After decade of peace, ex-rebels in Aceh feel left behindRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | The Star Online

    BANDA ACEH: Fakhruddin Kasem hoped for a prosperous new life when Indonesia struck a deal to end a separatist conflict in Aceh, but a decade on, the unemployed former rebel is so desperate he hopes to join the Islamic State group to make ends meet. While many ex-fighters have benefited from peace in the western Indonesian province, with ex-rebels now Aceh's key political players, former local commander Fakhruddin is among a number that feel let down.

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  10. Aceh residents 'demand' share of prosperityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Channelnewsasia.com

    This photo taken on July 31, 2015 shows fishermen cleaning and folding their nets after a night of fishing in Banda Aceh, Aceh province. BANDA ACEH, Indonesia: After a decade of peace, Aceh, Indonesia's northernmost province, is now administered largely by former separatists.

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  11. Victims of Aceh armed conflict demand answers three decades onRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Channelnewsasia.com

    BANDA ACEH, Indonesia: Victims of the armed conflict in the Indonesian province of Aceh are demanding an explanation for the violence and killings that plagued the region for three decades from 1976. They have pressed authorities to set up the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, as promised in the peace agreement signed by the Free Aceh Movement and the Indonesian government in Helsinki ten years ago.

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  12. Four poachers held for killing Sumatran tigerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | Times of Oman

    Police display the confiscated skin, bones and teeth of a critically endangered Sumatran tiger at a police station in Banda Aceh, the capital of Aceh province, on Monday. Photo - AFP Banda Aceh : Indonesian police have arrested four men for allegedly killing a Sumatran tiger and trying to sell its body parts, an official said on Monday, the latest case of the critically endangered animals being targeted.

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  13. A day in PhotosRead the original story

    Monday Aug 10 | Bangkok Post

    Students harvesting rice, taxis outside Don Mueang airport, an Otop fair and a torn flag were featured events on Aug 10, 2015. Students in Pathum Thani harvest rice under a project organised by Puey Ungphakorn School of Development Studies.

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  14. The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 6 | American Reporter

    ... - especially if they come like the proverbial bolt from the blue, as with the tsunami that hit Banda Aceh, Indonesia, two year's ago. This time, I'm angry because FEMA and other government agencies using tax dollars will rebuild these homes and the ...

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  15. Amanda McClelland: nursing communities to health after disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    Today's interview will be broadcast live at 1105 AEDT. You can stream the show from our homepage , or via the ABC App, or listen to your ABC Local Radio station.

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  16. The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | American Reporter

    ... - especially if they come like the proverbial bolt from the blue, as with the tsunami that hit Banda Aceh, Indonesia, two year's ago. This time, I'm angry because FEMA and other government agencies using tax dollars will rebuild these homes and the ...

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  17. Dr. Know: The Really Big OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | Willamette Week

    The recent New Yorker article made me wonder: When the cataclysmic earthquake hits, how far up the Columbia River will the tsunami go, assuming it's as big as predicted? In the weeks following the July 12 publication in The New Yorker of Kathryn Schulz's "The Really Big One," I got several letters asking this question. You'll be pleased to learn that the coming tsunami will not wipe Portland's godless ass off the map.

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  18. A new UN-backed plan sets up disaster resilience standards for hotels in Asia and PacificRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2015 | United Nations

    An aerial view of the vast destruction of the Indonesian coast, between the towns of Banda Aceh and Meulaboh, caused by the 26 December 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami. UN Photo/Evan Schneider 29 July 2015 – A United Nations-backed plan to develop and pilot disaster risk management standards for the hotel industry in Asia and the Pacific, home to 80% of the world's disaster events, has been announced today.

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  19. SURAKARTA: Indonesian President Jokowi's family plans no - open house' during Idul FitriRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2015 | Asia News Network

    The family of President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo is not planning to hold an "open house" event at its private residence on Jl. Kutai Utara, Sumber, Banjarsari, Surakarta, during the Idul Fitri celebration, which falls on Friday, a family member has said.

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  20. From the archives 100 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | Cravenherald.co.uk

    A SKIPTON soldier writing home from the Front described being bivouacked in a forest. He said it was a novelty and described how soldiers had made little tents out of ground sheets.

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