Death toll in Indonesia quake rises to 22

The death toll from a strong 6.1-magnitude earthquake that struck the Indonesian province of Aceh has climbed to 22, a disaster agency official said.

Survivors are treated outside the hospital at Lampahan village in Aceh after a powerful earthquake killed at least 11 people, including six children at a mosque.

Survivors are treated outside the hospital at Lampahan village in Aceh after a powerful earthquake killed at least 11 people, including six children at a mosque.

“So far 22 people died, 210 people were injured, and thousands of buildings and homes were damaged in the quake (on Tuesday),” National Disaster Management Agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho said in a text message.

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