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Mesjid Raya Baiturrahman, Banda Aceh.  
   

Mesjid Raya Baiturrahman, Banda Aceh.

This mosque is a major landmark in the centre of Aceh. Amazingly it survived the earthquake and tsunami intact, which was interpreted by many residents as a direct intervention from the divine.
Hanging out with the NGO's

April 6th 2007
"We advise you to exercise caution when travelling to Aceh, which is emerging from a long-running internal conflict. You should exercise particular caution when travelling to remote areas. You should also monitor all available information on the local situation." (The British Foreign and Commonwealth Office website. Still Current at: 6 April 2007 Updated: 4 April 2007). Don't take the Forei ... read more
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Indonesian Flag The Dutch began to colonize Indonesia in the early 17th century; the islands were occupied by Japan from 1942 to 1945. Indonesia declared its independence after Japan's surrender, but it required four years of intermittent negotiations, recurring hos... ... read more
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