Experts: Avian flu attack wasn't bioterrorism

The government has moved to debunk rumours that a recent outbreak of avian flu was deliberately triggered.

By Michael Watopa for Khabar Southeast Asia in Jombang, East Java.

January 29, 2013


The most important issue in Indonesia's presidential election is:

Photo Essay

Mariyah Nibosu, whose husband was shot dead in 2009 by unknown gunmen, stands outside her home in September 2013 in the state-run 'widows' village' of Rotan Batu, 20km from Narathiwat. "Women suffer a lot here," she said. "But we are strong. We have to feed our children by ourselves. We have to survive." [Christophe Archambault/AFP]

As Thailand's Deep South insurgency drags on, families suffer, persevere