Banda Aceh, Indonesia - Republic of
ACEHNESE PEOPLE RIDE ELEPHANT DURING CARNIVAL IN BANDA ACEH.
Residents of Indonesia's Aceh province ride an elephant during a
carnival celebrating the country's 58th Independence Day in Banda Aceh
on August 18, 2003. Indonesian security forces were ordered to their
highest level of alert as the world's most populous Muslim nation
celebrated it's independence less than two weeks after a deadly bomb
attack on a luxury Jakarta hotel. REUTERS/Tarmizy Harva