First known eruption of Kadovar volcano in Papua New Guinea PNG prompts evacuation of 500 people after sending a column of ash 7000 feet in the air

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23 January 2018
Papua New Guinea: A dormant volcano has erupted for the first time in known history, sending a huge ash cloud around the area more than two kilometres above the sea
First known eruption of Kadovar volcano in Papua New Guinea PNG prompts evacuation of 500 people after sending a column of ash 7000 feet in the air
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