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Island focus: Sinabung erupts, poses risk of lava flow

  • The Jakarta Post

Jakarta/Medan | Fri, October 13 2017 | 12:30 am

PREMIUM Mount Sinabung in Karo regency, North Sumatra, erupted on Thursday at 2.45 a.m., once again spewing a pyroclastic flow and volcanic ash up to 1.5 kilometers into the sky.

The eruption lasted six minutes, according to the Volcanology and Geological Hazard Mitigation Center (PVMBG).

There have been no reports of injuries as thousands of people living within a 7-km radius of Sinabungâ€...