Tourists injured after volcanic eruption in New Zealand

A volcano popular with tourists has erupted on White Island in New Zealand, with reports of multiple people suffering from critical injuries.

    New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has said there were about 100 people on the island at the time of the volcanic eruption, and some of them are unaccounted for.

    Al Jazeera talks to journalist Daniel Walker from Newstalk ZB, live from Auckland.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    FGM: The last cutting season

    FGM: The last cutting season

    Maasai women are spearheading an alternative rite of passage that excludes female genital mutilation.

    'No girl is safe': The mothers ironing their daughters' breasts

    Victims of breast ironing: It felt like 'fire'

    Cameroonian girls are enduring a painful daily procedure with long lasting physical and psychological consequences.

    Could mega-dams kill the mighty River Nile?

    Could mega-dams kill the mighty River Nile?

    For Ethiopia, a new dam holds the promise of much-needed electricity; for Egypt, the fear of a devastating water crisis.