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Chile Volcano Erupts, Forces Evacuation

Sunday, 05 June 2011 06:32

‘Thousands of people in Chile have received evacuation orders after the southern Puyehue volcano erupted for the first time in half a century. Some 3,500 people were ordered to evacuate their homes as the Puyehue-Cordon Caulle volcanic chain produced a 10-kilometer high column of smoke, AFP reported.’

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