People evacuated from Papua New Guinea island after volcano explodes
Sunday, 14 January 2018 SYDNEY: About 1,500 people are being evacuated from an island off the northern coast of Papua New Guinea (PNG) after a nearby volcano erupted, the local Red Cross said on Sunday. A volcano on the island of Kadovar, located about 24 km (15 miles) north of the Papuan mainland, began erupting on Jan....
Authorities in Papua New Guinea launched an operation on Sunday, January 14, to evacuate several thousand people from two islands due to eruptions and warning signs from the Kadovar and Biem volcanoes.East Sepik Province Governor Allan Bird said in a statement shared to Facebook that 3,000 people...
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