Tornado Strikes Hit Oklahoma, Indonesian Citizen unhurt


Oklahoma, - devastating Cyclone Tornado devastated Moore, a suburb of Oklahoma City in the state of Oklahoma, United States. So far there have been no reports of citizens who are victims of natural disasters.

"Foreign Ministry received a report no citizen is not affected. A citizens who are victims of tornado that hit Oklahoma in the U.S.," stated Director of Information and Media Ministry, PLE Priatna in a press release received by AFP on Tuesday (21/05/2013) .

Consulate General in Houston received a report that on Monday (20/05) tornado, Tornado, Moore hit the city and surrounding areas, a small town located in south Oklahoma City, the state of Oklahoma, United States (U.S.).

Winds of 200 miles per hour, the devastated area hit, leaving dozens of people dead. Previously, Sunday, May 19, 2013, storm Tornado also landed in the city of Edmond, north of Oklahoma City, but not tight.

Governor of Oklahoma, Mary Fallin declared a state of emergency for 16 counties in the areas hit by the tornado.

Consulate General in Houston have contacted a few people and the Indonesian diaspora residing in the tornado-ravaged areas. That the information obtained to date, there are no citizens who become victims.

Meanwhile, according to information from the people of Indonesia, the Indonesian diaspora family that has become the U.S. in the city WN Moore lost her home and her car by the brunt of the Tornado. They themselves are in a safe state.