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Indonesian family finds daughter swept away in 2004 tsunami

Indonesian girl lost in 2004 tsunami reunites with family

By: Kate Hodal


An Indonesian family claims to have found their missing daughter a full decade after she was swept away as a toddler by the 2004 tsunami and presumed dead.

“It’s a miracle from God,” mother Jamaliah, 42, told the Jakarta Globe. “When I saw her, my heart was beating really fast … We couldn’t hold back our tears.”

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