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Death toll after earthquake in Indonesia has risen to 436

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After the heavy earthquake on the Indonesian island of Lombok have already been 436 deaths counted. That said, the national rampenbeheeragentschap BNPB Monday. Over 1.350 people have been injured. According to the agency, the amount of the material damage converted more than 300 million euro.

After the earthquake of 5 August 352.000 people displaced, according to BNPB spokesman Sutopo Nugroho.

Since the earthquake, there are still aftershocks, the search for additional victims more difficult. The fear that the death toll will continue to rise.

Indonesia is on the so-called Pacific Ring of Fire, which is known for its regular earthquakes and volcanic eruptions. There are about 130 active volcanoes in the country.

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