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Indonesian mud victims to receive compensation: company

Victims of Indonesia's devastating mud volcano will receive the first instalment of the remaining compensation owed by the company blamed for the disaster [Lapindo Brantas (joint venture Energi Mega Persada, MedcoEnergi, Santos)] next week...Victims have expressed anger at repeated delays to the payments, with the company most recently blaming the global financial crisis for its failure to meet its obligations.