The New Paper

May 24, 2021

Volcano errupts in Congo

A volcano erupted in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, leaving at least 15 people dead, causing widespread property damage, and prompting mass evacuations. The incident marks the first eruption of Mount Nyiragongo in nearly two decades. Rescue and recovery efforts are ongoing.
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