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B. 2015-08-01 Highly active volcano erupts on Reunion amid media frenzy Piton de la Fournaise, Reunion, Southern Africa
2. 2015-04-21 Migrants: Details emerge of deadly capsize Sicily
3. 2015-02-14 Up to 100 feared missing after boats collide on Congo River Kwamouth, Congo
E. 2013-11-23 Mount Etna showers volcanic ash on nearby towns Mount Etna, Sicily
F. 2013-11-17 Etna volcano erupts, lighting up sky over Sicily Etna, Sicily
G. 2013-10-26 Mount Etna volcano erupts; airspace briefly closed Mount Etna, Sicily
H. 2010-01-02 Volcano Mount Nyamuragira erupts Goma, Congo
I. 2005-04-17 Hundreds flee volcano Comoros
2002-10-29 Etna burns through forests Sicily

  Migrants: Details emerge of deadly capsize  Prosecutors say the captain, who survived and faces multiple homicide charges, crashed the boat by mistake against a merchant rescue ship Up to 100 feared missing after boats collide on Congo River Map of Kwamouth Congo  The wreck occurred at a resort downstream of the town of Kwamouth, when an overloaded barge en route to Inongo collided with a boat Mount Etna showers volcanic ash on nearby towns Map of Mount Etna Italy  Europe's most active volcano, has erupted again, showering volcanic ash on towns dotting the mountain's slopes and nearby Taormina Etna volcano erupts, lighting up sky over Sicily   Mount Etna, Europe's most active volcano, has erupted again, lighting up the sky over much of eastern Sicily and shooting up a towering column... Mount Etna volcano erupts; airspace briefly closed   Mount Etna, Europe's most active volcano, has erupted, sending up a towering plume of ash visible in much of eastern Sicily Volcano Mount Nyamuragira erupts   Africa's most active 10,333-foot volcano is spewing lava off its southern flank, 25 kilometers north of the city of Goma Hundreds flee volcano  A volcano is forcing hundreds of villagers to flee in fear of poison gas as the crater spewed ash and flung boulders Etna burns through forests
Highly active volcano erupts on Reunion amid media frenzy Map of Piton de la Fournaise Reunion Southern Africa


year 2015 Top ^

Aug.1   Southern Africa
  As the volcano spewed red-hot lava high up in the air in southeastern corner, some reporters thought a large-scale evacuation would take place
Apr.21   Sicily
Feb.14   Congo


year 2013 Top ^

Nov.23   Sicily
Nov.17   Sicily
Oct.26   Sicily


year 2010 Top ^

Jan.2   Congo


year 2005 Top ^

Apr.17   Comoros


year 2002 Top ^

Oct.29   Sicily
  Boiling lava has swallowed swathes of Sicilian forest, but towns are not at risk of being engulfed

Jan.21   Congo
Jan.20   Congo
  Lava flows have ignited a petrol station. People were trying to siphon fuel from the elevated tanks
Jan.19   Congo Half of the city has been burned Map of Goma. Congo
  Lava edged with black crust inched through the city of Goma. Lava flowed into nearby Lake Kivu
Jan.18   Congo Aid agencies battle volcano disaster  Aid agencies are scrambling to help 400,000 people displaced after 50-metre-wide red-hot lava has cut through the town   Congo Volcano kills 45 people Map of Goma Congo
  Red-hot lava began pouring out of Mount Nyiragongo down through the town of Goma
Jan.17   Congo Volcano threatens town   A volcano has erupted near the rebel controlled town of Goma

year 2001 Top ^

Aug.6   Sicily Etna eruption visible from space  A plume of smoke is visible from the space station Alpha Aug.3   Sicily Etna ash closes airport  The shutdown of Sicily's Fontanarossa airport expected to last the entire weekend Jul.28   Sicily Volcanic ash closes Sicily's airport  Flights at Fontanarossa airport have had to be cancelled because thick ash covering the airstrip Jul.27   Sicily New Etna cracks offer hope  Workers are battling round-the-clock to prevent lava flow reaching tourist facilities Jul.26   Sicily Army battles Mt. Etna lava  Army has been called in to help to fight the molten lava which cut across the path of 3 central pylons of ski lift Jul.25   Sicily Etna forces state of emergency
Map of Catania Italy  Mount continues to spew molten lava thousands of feet into the air. In Catania international airport has been closed


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