Daily Archives: January 1, 2020

21 Dead, Thousands Caught in Flooding in Indonesia’s Capital

Severe flooding in Indonesia’s capital as residents celebrated the new year has killed at least 21 people, displaced tens of thousands and forced an airport to close, the country’s disaster management agency said Thursday.Monsoon rains and rising river…

9 Dead, Thousands Caught in Flooding in Indonesia’s Capital

Severe flooding hit Indonesia’s capital as residents were celebrating the New Year’s, killing at least nine people, displacing thousands and forcing the closure of a domestic airport.Tens of thousands of revelers in Jakarta were soaked by torrential ra…