Image of the Day - Volcano Protection

Thursday 16 January 2014 08.35
More than 19,000 people have been evacuated from villages in risky areas around Mount Sinabung
More than 19,000 people have been evacuated from villages in risky areas around Mount Sinabung

Indonesian villagers wear protective plastic covering as Mount Sinabung spews gas and hot ash.

More than 19,000 people have been evacuated from villages in risky areas around the crater.

The National Disaster Management Agency ordered residents of 17 villages in Karo district in North Sumatra province to leave and seek refuge in shelters.