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A decade after tsunami, scars linger in Indonesia’s Aceh – Sebastian Strangio

20 Dec – December 26, 2004 began much like any other Sunday. Dilla Damayanti was sitting in her parents’ living room having breakfast when the tremors hit: first an insistent shaking, then a pause, then a sudden violent seizure. The family quickly took refuge at a nearby mosque. “It was very quick,” she said. “Suddenly, water was coming, very fast.” Dilla was just five years old…

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