The death toll is now over 5,000 and still climbing. 50, 000 people have so far been displaced. The Indonesian Government has appealed for aid worldwide.
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The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia has a Mission in Java and is collecting emergency aid for distribution. For those in the US who may wish to help, IOCC (International Orthodox Christian Charities) has started an emergency appeal: http://www.iocc.org/news/5-27-06.shtml