Rescuers search for victims of the eruption of Mount Sinabung in Suka Meriah, North Sumatra
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Indonesia volcano eruption leaves at least 16 dead

At least 16 people have been killed after a volcano erupted on the Indonesian island of Sumatra.

Mount Sinabung spewed hot gas, ash and rocks 2km (1.5 miles) into the air, after four years of dormancy.

Emily Buchanan reports.

  • 02 Feb
  • From the section Asia
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