40 dead as Tsunami hits Indonesia

40 people have been declared dead after a tsunami caused by a volcanic eruption hit beaches in Indonesia.

According to reports, the wave hit beaches around the Sunda Strait late on Saturday night, destroying 430 houses, nine hotels and 10 ships. Β 

The country’s Disaster Mitigation Agency confirmed around 600 people have been injured.

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