White Island

New Zealand prime minister: Probe into volcano eruption could take a year

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said there may be criminal penalties of up to five years in jail as a result of inquiries into the fatal volcano eruption on White Island.

By REUTERS
16/12/2019
New Zealand volcano death toll rises to 15, divers searching for victims

The remains of six people were successfully recovered on Friday after a military team in gas masks and hazmat suits landed on the uninhabited island and removed the bodies in a high-risk operation.

By REUTERS
14/12/2019
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