Rescues Carried Out on Flood-Ravaged Java

Residents stranded in floods in the Yogyakarta region of Java, Indonesia, were rescued on March 18, as seen in this video shared to Instagram by a local man.

The footage shows a number of residents being evacuated from severe floodwaters.

At least five people were killed as a result of the floods in Yogyakarta, local media reported.

Further floods and landslides were predicted to impact other areas of Java, according to local weather reports. Credit: @jet_cooled via Storyful