Thousands evacuated as El Salvador volcano spews ashes (19)

Gulf News 2013.12.30 17:47
The volcano belched for more than two hours AFP San Salvador: Some 2,000 people were evacuated in eastern El Salvador Sunday when the Chaparrastique volcano belched and spewed a column of ashes high into the sky. The 2,330 metre high volcano began erupting around 4.30pm, and authorities suspended scores of flights across parts of the small Central American country.
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