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Reporter’s Notebook — Memories of the Aceh tsunami never fade

When you report on traumatic events, some images stay with you for ever. Like this Indonesian child, badly hurt in the earthquake that triggered a massive tsunami off Indonesia's Aceh province five years ago.
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