Tsunami relief efforts, Jan. 4, 2005
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Australia's Foreign Minister Alexander Downer views some of the hundreds of missing persons photos on billboards at city hall on the Thai resort island of Phuket. Nearly 5,200 people, almost half of them foreign tourists, died when the devastating tsunami punched into the Thai coast. A further 3,800 are missing, including nearly 1,700 foreigners.
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Australia's Foreign Minister Alexander Downer views some of the hundreds of missing persons photos on billboards at city hall on the Thai resort island of Phuket. Nearly 5,200 people, almost half of them foreign tourists, died when the devastating tsunami punched into the Thai coast. A further 3,800 are missing, including nearly 1,700 foreigners.
(Reuters Photo)