Date: 2 months ago   Category: Russia

Indonesians have endured a tsunami and have gone to plunder shops


Video: bbc.comzhiteli of the Indonesian island of Sulawesi affected by a destructive tsunami, shops and gas stations have begun to plunder. Video from the city of Palu publishes BBC News. "There is no help. We need food" — one of inhabitants has noted. Others have explained that at them nothing remained, it is necessary to feed children and there is no other way to quickly receive the help simply. On shots it is visible how people take out products from shops, smash still the whole store windows and also merge fuel at gas station. At the same time police officers on streets quietly watch the events. According to the statement of the authorities, losses will be compensated later to the companies. Channel NewsAsia also writes that in the affected region 1,2 thousand people have escaped from the destroyed prisons. Prisoners could leave three crowded establishments: two in Palu and one near Dungal. In one of prisons after an earthquake the wall has collapsed, in another convicts have broken open doors, and in the third have started the fire that they him have allowed to contact the family from affected areas. At the same time the remained criminals can't be provided completely with food because of natural disaster. The earthquake measuring 7,7 has occurred in Indonesia on Friday, September 28. As a result of an earthquake thousands of houses and also hotels, hospitals and shopping centers have been destroyed. After tremors waves from two to six meters high have fallen upon the island. According to preliminary data, more than one thousand people have died. It is expected that the number of the victims will increase: for removal of debris there isn't enough heavy machinery. It is more than important news in Film of Day Telegram-channel. Subscribe!

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