|Children play on swings on the embankment of the Lapindo mudflow. Victims|
are still waiting for full compensation from the company accused of triggering
the disaster. (JG Photo/Arief Priyono)
Jakarta. Victims of the Lapindo mudflow disaster in Sidoarjo, East Java, are one step closer to being compensated for losses — eight years after dozens of villages and hundreds of hectares of farmland were swamped.
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Satellite picture received from Ikonos Satellite Image on May 29, 2008 shows
the mud volcano and its surrounding area in Sidoarjo, East Java. (AFP/Ikonos
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