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Tsunami 'punishment' for breaking Islamic law


The tiny community of Lampuuk in northern Indonesia was almost totally destroyed by the Boxing Day tsunami five years ago.

It used to be a popular tourist destination, but since the tsunami Sharia Law has been more rigorously enforced and police patrol the beaches to ensure visitors are appropriately dressed and acting in a demure way.

Tsunami: 5 Years On will be broadcast on Wednesday, 27 January, at 2100 GMT on BBC Two.

Or catch-up afterwards on BBC iPlayer (UK only).

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