As holiday season approaches, authorities report that Indonesia-Timor Leste border crossing has been increasing quite significantly, reaching up to 200 persons per day.
Class II Kupang Climatology Station warned the public of the impacts of drought after a long streak of days without rain.
The wind potential is reportedly related to the Australian monsoon.
Allegedly Japanese Skull Found While Digging House Foundation in Sikka
The skull and bones were found while excavating the foundation for the construction of Weni Rabilis' boarding house. As first published by digtara.com--a Suara.com network media, Friday, builders and residents admitted that human skeletons had often discovered in the village.
Weni Rabilis confirmed the discovery of the human skull and bones. "Yes, that's right, at that time we were digging the foundation of the house. It was suspected that it was the skull and bones of the Japanese army. We have reburied it well," he said.
They admit that the residential area was lying on former river bed. Bones and Japanese attributes are often found along this residential areas. R
The Head of Intelligence and Security at the Kewapante Police of Habi Village together with builders and residents then collected the skulls and bones and reburied them around the location of the discovery. Residents suspect the skulls found are Japanese soldiers because they had lived in the area for a long time.
The area where the skull and bones were found is a former Japanese fort. Therefore, it is suspected that the skull and bones are human skulls and bones from war era.