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North Sumatra volcano spews blistering gas, sending panicked residents streaming down the sides of the mountain.
Last updated: 14 Feb 2014 08:41
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The Mount Sinabung volcano in western Indonesia has sporadically erupted since September, forcing thousands of people to flee their homes.

Authorities extended a danger zone around the rumbling volcano on Sunday after it spewed blistering gas farther than expected, sending panicked residents streaming down the sides of the mountain.


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Indonesian villagers evacuated their cows as Mount Sinabung spewed volcanic ashes on Berastepu village in North Sumatra.


/AP Photo/Binsar Bakkara
More than 19,000 people have been evacuated from villages in risky areas around the crater.


/AP Photo/Binsar Bakkara
The 2,600-metre volcano has sporadically erupted since September.


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


/AP Photo/Binsar Bakkara
More than 50 eruptions on Saturday sent lava and searing gas tumbling out of Mount Sinabung down the southeastern slopes.


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Eleven deaths have been recorded since September with hundreds more falling ill.


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The volcano was still spitting clouds of gas and lava as high as 4,000 metres on Sunday.



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Indonesia Volcanohttp://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Indonesia_Volcanoen-ussupport@newscred.comUntitled Site10Sun, 05 Jan 2014 02:35:24 GMTMount Sinabung spews hot gas and asheshttp://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Indonesia_Volcano/slideshow/mount-sinabung-spews-hot-gas-and-ashes/62b9f19b65e01395b73380d21a1cb536

Indonesian villagers evacuated their cows as Mount Sinabung spewed volcanic ashes on Berastepu village in North Sumatra.

http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Indonesia_Volcano/slideshow/mount-sinabung-spews-hot-gas-and-ashes/62b9f19b65e01395b73380d21a1cb536EPA/DEDI SAHPUTRAMount Sinabung spews hot gas and ashes

Indonesian villagers evacuated their cows as Mount Sinabung spewed volcanic ashes on Berastepu village in North Sumatra.

http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Indonesia_Volcano/slideshow/no-caption/fb68a96ccf52104715f3d68a95567365

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

http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Indonesia_Volcano/slideshow/no-caption/fb68a96ccf52104715f3d68a95567365AP Photo/Binsar Bakkara

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

http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Indonesia_Volcano/slideshow/no-caption/80a6270fd1d6be57067cf7086485b619

The 2,600-metre volcano has sporadically erupted since September.

http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Indonesia_Volcano/slideshow/no-caption/80a6270fd1d6be57067cf7086485b619AP Photo/Binsar Bakkara

The 2,600-metre volcano has sporadically erupted since September.

http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Indonesia_Volcano/slideshow/no-caption/b13f18f748684d5d973d8e244273c68c

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

http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Indonesia_Volcano/slideshow/no-caption/b13f18f748684d5d973d8e244273c68cAP Photo/Binsar Bakkara

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

http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Indonesia_Volcano/slideshow/no-caption/573cd030d7945713bbb5b3cf337cba86

More than 50 eruptions on Saturday sent lava and searing gas tumbling out of Mount Sinabung down the southeastern slopes.

http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Indonesia_Volcano/slideshow/no-caption/573cd030d7945713bbb5b3cf337cba86AP Photo/Binsar Bakkara

More than 50 eruptions on Saturday sent lava and searing gas tumbling out of Mount Sinabung down the southeastern slopes.

Villagers Evacuated As Mount Sinabung Eruptions Continuehttp://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Indonesia_Volcano/slideshow/villagers-evacuated-as-mount-sinabung-eruptions-continue/30bbb4460735706481b5775cc338738d

Eleven deaths have been recorded since September with hundreds more falling ill.

http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Indonesia_Volcano/slideshow/villagers-evacuated-as-mount-sinabung-eruptions-continue/30bbb4460735706481b5775cc338738dUlet Ifansasti/Getty ImagesVillagers Evacuated As Mount Sinabung Eruptions Continue

Eleven deaths have been recorded since September with hundreds more falling ill.

Mount Sinabung Eruptionhttp://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Indonesia_Volcano/slideshow/mount-sinabung-eruption/c9baa92310ad6e3b912deee54d8ff67b

The volcano was still spitting clouds of gas and lava as high as 4,000 metres on Sunday.

http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/Indonesia_Volcano/slideshow/mount-sinabung-eruption/c9baa92310ad6e3b912deee54d8ff67bEPA/DEDI SAHPUTRAMount Sinabung Eruption

The volcano was still spitting clouds of gas and lava as high as 4,000 metres on Sunday.



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