Sinking Jakarta

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13 August 2019, Jakarta, Indonesia: A boat sits rotting in the sea just over the sea wall from the residential area of Muara Baru in North Jakarta.The city is sinking at such an alarming rate the Federal Government is planning to move the capital off the island of Java to alleviate some of the strain that is causing the city to sink so quickly such as the draining of the groundwater table. Picture by Graham Crouch/The Australian
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