Philippines residents refuse to leave volcano danger zones

Despite repeated warnings that the Philippines's Taal volcano could erupt at any time, some are risking their lives to stay close to home.

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    Despite repeated warnings that the Philippines's Taal volcano could erupt at any time, some people are still refusing to leave the danger zones.

    In Batangas Province, Al Jazeera's Jamela Alindogan met residents who are risking their lives to stay close to home.


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