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Java, Bromo volcano erupts. 25 thousand people at risk
One of the mountains favoured by tourists in Indonesia is once again active. Local authorities prohibit access, because of the amount of ash, which is destroying crops and tourism industry. The people must cover their faces with a mask to guard against the heat.
22/09/2017 14:27:00 INDONESIA
Bali: Mount Agung’s “imminent eruption” leads to the evacuation of residents and tourists
Level 3 warning is sounded as volcanic activity grows. On Tuesday alone, 427 tremors were recorded. The last eruption in 1963 killed 1,100 people. The islands most important Hindu temple, Pura Besakih, is located on the volcano’s slopes.
Central Java: Catholics open churches, schools and homes to refugees fleeing from volcano
Dozens of parishes in the Archdiocese of Semarang involved in aid programs for the displaced from areas affected by the eruption of Mount Merapi. In Yogyakarta mobile dispensaries also organized to help those who can not find refuge in camps. Death toll mounts to 185 since 26 September.
Merapi volcano erupting
Emissions of boiling gas and rain of ash from the peak of one of the country's most dangerous volcanoes; many people have escaped, but some still have not decided to leave their homes.
Central Java: Mount Merapi's "unexpected" eruption causes panic
Indonesia's most active and dangerous volcano killed hundreds in 2010. This morning's event was triggered by a 4.7 earthquake. The eruption, which spewed volcanic ash about 2,000m into the sky, did not cause any no casualties.
27/11/2017 16:54:00 INDONESIA
Bali, 445 flights cancelled because of Mount Agung eruptions
At least five thousand passengers and tourists are looking for alternative ways to leave the island. Ash and debris have reached 4,000 metres. Several villages are in the dark. When Mount Agung erupted in 1963 and 1964, thousands died.
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