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More flee following strongest eruption yet at Mt. Sinabung

  • Apriadi Gunawan

    The Jakarta Post

Karo | Sat, September 4 2010 | 11:00 am

PREMIUM Mount Sinabung in Karo regency, North Sumatra, erupted again early Friday, with volcanologists calling this latest eruption stronger than two previous eruptions, prompting residents to return to shelters.

The Volcanology and Geological Disaster Mitigation Center (PVMBG) said the third eruption began at 4:38 a.m. and lasted 13 minutes.

PVMBG head Surono said the eruption was very powe...