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Nature cursed Indonesia, but it took neglect to make a disaster

PETOBO (Indonesia) — Most of Petobo, a middle-class neighbourhood in the eastern Indonesian city of Palu, vanished into the vortex of mud created by the earthquake on September 28. One of the greatest horrors born that day was that it was little surprise. The city straddles the Palu Koro fault, in one of the most tectonically violent zones on Earth. And despite earthquake after earthquake here over the years — and an explicit warning from scientists that Palu faced deadly consequences if precautions were

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