Mt. Merapi in Indonesia Erupting, Evacuations Underway
- Lava started flowing from Mt. Merapi at 0200hrs Thursday (local time). It currently has a radius of 200m
- Around 5000 villagers have already evacuated, but authorities expect 37000 people must evacuate if the eruption grows.
- Alert level has not been raised (raising the level makes evacuations mandatory)
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