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Tsunami hits without warning in Indonesia

Updated : December 23, 2018 10:31 PM IST

At least 222 people were killed as waves smashed into houses, hotels and other beachside buildings Saturday night along Indonesia's Sunda Strait, in a disaster that followed an eruption and possible landslide on Anak Krakatau, one of the world's most infamous volcanic islands.

People inspect the damage at a tsunami-ravaged neighborhood in Carita, Indonesia. (AP Photo)
People inspect the damage at a tsunami-ravaged neighborhood in Carita, Indonesia. (AP Photo)
Residents inspect a house damaged by a tsunami, in Carita, Indonesia. (AP Photo)
Residents inspect a house damaged by a tsunami, in Carita, Indonesia. (AP Photo)
A villager walks past a car damaged by a tsunami, in Carita, Indonesia. (AP Photo/Dian Triyuli Handoko)
A villager walks past a car damaged by a tsunami, in Carita, Indonesia. (AP Photo/Dian Triyuli Handoko)
People search for relatives among the bodies of tsunami victims. (AP Photo/Fauzy Chaniago)
People search for relatives among the bodies of tsunami victims. (AP Photo/Fauzy Chaniago)
A man reacts after identifying his relative among the bodies of tsunami victims. (AP Photo/Fauzy Chaniago)
A man reacts after identifying his relative among the bodies of tsunami victims. (AP Photo/Fauzy Chaniago)
A rescuer is seen through a damaged house as he takes part in a search operation of tsunami victims in Carita. (AP Photo/Fauzy Chaniago)
A rescuer is seen through a damaged house as he takes part in a search operation of tsunami victims in Carita. (AP Photo/Fauzy Chaniago)
A women inspects her house which was damaged by a tsunami. (AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim)
A women inspects her house which was damaged by a tsunami. (AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim)
Published : December 23, 2018 10:28 PM IST
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