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Stories with place: Aceh
  • Police investigating Rohingya rape allegations in Indonesia 
    Updated: Oct-12-15 7:23 am

    BANDA ACEH, Indonesia - A language barrier is stalling an investigation into allegations of rape against three female Rohingya at an encampment in Indonesia's Aceh province, police said Monday.

  • 2 suspected Indonesian lesbians to undergo 'rehabilitation' 
    Updated: Oct-03-15 6:10 am

    BANDA ACEH, Indonesia - Two suspected lesbians detained earlier this week by Islamic Shariah police in Indonesia's conservative Aceh province will undergo what an official described Saturday as "rehabilitation," and won't be charged with a crime.

  • Magnitude 6.6 earthquake hits eastern Indonesia; 39 injured story has video
    Updated: Sep-25-15 6:14 am

    MANOKWARI, Indonesia - A 6.6-magnitude quake hit in waters off Indonesia's easternmost province early Friday, injuring dozens of people, damaging buildings and sending panicked residents fleeing from homes, hotels and even a hospital.