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Monkeys attack village in Indonesia

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MAKASSAR - A mob of wild monkeys has gone on a rampage in a village in eastern Indonesia, entering houses and attacking residents. Seven people were injured, including one who is in critical condition. 

Ambo Ella, a spokesman for Sidendeng Rappang District in South Sulawesi province, says the surprise attack by about 10 monkeys happened in Toddang Pulu village.    

He said Wednesday that a 16-year-old boy was badly bitten in the attack Monday and is being treated at the hospital.  

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