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Surabaya: City in Java, Indonesia
Surabaya is the capital of the Indonesian province of East Java and the second-largest city in the country, after Jakarta. The city has a population of over three million within its city limits and over ten million in the Surabaya metropolitan area, making it the second-largest metropolitan area in Indonesia. Located on northeastern Java on the Madura Strait, it is one of the earliest port cities in Southeast Asia. According to the National Development Planning Agency, Surabaya is one of the four main central cities of Indonesia, alongside Jakarta, Medan, and Makassar.

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Coronavirus patients flood hospitals in Indonesia's second-largest city

Hospitals in Indonesia's second largest city of Surabaya have been overwhelmed by a surge of new coronavirus cases, forcing them to turn patients away, the Indonesian Medical Association said on..
Reuters - Published

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Reuters - Published

Suspected Islamic militant shot after slashing Indonesian police officer with sickle in Independence Day attack

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WorldNews - Published

Indonesia arrests dozens of West Papuans over claim flag was thrown in sewer

indonesia arrests dozens of west papuans over claim flag was thrown in sewer
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WorldNews - Published

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WorldNews - Published

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