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Indonesia: Mount Agung spews 2,000-m tall ash column

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Indonesia: Mount Agung spews 2,000-m tall ash column

Seismographs recorded an eruption of Mount Agung on the Indonesian resort island of Bali on April 4, which spewed out a massive column of ash measuring 2,000 m in height, said head of Bali’s disaster mitigation office Made Rentin.

Almost 500 flights cancelled due to volcanic eruption in Bali

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Almost 500 flights cancelled due to volcanic eruption in Bali

At least 445 flights had been cancelled as of November 28 due to volcanic eruption of Mount Agung, affecting more than 90,000 passengers to and from Ngurah Rai International Airport in Indonesia’s Bali resort island, a top holiday destination that attracts millions of foreign tourists every year.

24 Vietnamese stranded on Indonesia’s Bali

Society

24 Vietnamese stranded on Indonesia’s Bali

Twenty four Vietnamese, mostly tourists, remain stranded on the Indonesian island of Bali as volcanic ash from Mount Agung prompted the closure of Ngurah Rai International Airport, the island’s main airport.