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Indonesia: New BNPB head wants TNI to guard disaster warning devices

15 Jan 2019, Jakarta Post, the

After two tsunamis struck Indonesia in 2018 and faulty warnings failed to issue alerts, the government will consider going as far as ordering the military to guard newly-purchased warning devices. In addition to installing underwater sensors that can detect hydrostatic pressures, the government is consulting experts who are helping determine ideal device sites.



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