Indonesians seek talismans of former lives in quake rubble

A toy lies among debris of a destroyed house in Balaroa neighbourhood hit by an earthquake and ground liquefaction in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia, October 10, 2018. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

BALAROA, Indonesia (Reuters) – Wooden beams tilted at crazy angles poke out of piles of shattered concrete littered with battered motorbikes and household items, from crumpled pots and pans to smudged notebooks and soft toys. After an earthquake of magnitude 7.5 hit Indonesia‚Äôs coastal city of Palu, a pile of broken pink concrete is all […]

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