Bodies were recovered in two areas of the mountainous Cianjur district where landslides triggered by Monday’s 5.6-magnitude earthquake brought waves of mud, rocks and broken trees, rescue officials say.
Typically earthquakes of this intensity are expected to cause light damage to buildings but the magnitude 5.6 tremor left hundreds of people dead and thousands injured in Indonesia.
Dozens of people are still trapped under the soil and debris as Indonesian rescuers bolster their work after an earthquake killed 271 people
Calls for help come as authorities warn rubble from landslides in West Java needed to be cleared ahead of heavy rains forecast in the coming weeks, threatening a second disaster.
Rescue efforts in the main island of Java turn to the missing and any survivors still under debris following a 5.6-magnitude quake that has killed at least 252 people.
Over 150 people remain missing and more than a thousand are injured, the National Disaster Mitigation Agency said.
The Chinese premier criticised his Canadian counterpart over alleged leaks of their closed-door meeting at the G20 summit.
Joe Biden and Xi Jinping met on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Bali, Indonesia, in a bid to ease a recent flare-up in tensions, but what was apparent from their meeting was how divided the two sides are in viewing the future of global security.
The G20 declaration has urged delegates at COP27 to "urgently scale up" efforts at the summit on the issue of mitigating and adapting to the climate crisis.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says he respects Russia's statement that Russian missiles have not hit Polish territory, adding that an investigation should be launched on the incident.
“It is unlikely in the lines of the trajectory that it [missile] was fired from Russia, but we’ll see," says US President Joe Biden in Bali, while pledging full support to Warsaw's investigation into the incident that left two of its citizens dead.
During her meeting with the spouses of G-20 leaders in Indonesia, Emine Erdogan also spoke about Türkiye's renewable energy practices.
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