Culture and Living | Ghost ships: why are World War II naval wrecks vanishing in Indonesia?
One of the wreck sites of HMAS Perth (D29) that is under survey. Photo: Wikimedia Commons
One of the wreck sites of HMAS Perth (D29) that is under survey. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Ghost ships: Why WWII naval wrecks are disappearing

International community condemns plundering of the Java Sea wrecks and asks Indonesia to protect them from increasingly sophisticated salvage crews

March 4, 2017 6:00 AM (UTC+8)