© REUTERS / Jon Patrick Laurence YenA view of the Taal volcano eruption seen from Tagaytay, Philippines January 12, 2020 in this still image taken from social media video.
© AFP 2023 / Ted AljibeA youth living at the foot of Taal volcano rides an outrigger canoe while the volcano spews ash as seen from Tanauan town in Batangas province, south of Manila, on January 13, 2020. The Philippines was on alert January 13 for the "explosive eruption" of a volcano south of Manila, which officials said could be imminent after a massive column of ash forced a halt to flights at the capital's main airport.
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© REUTERS / Eloisa LopezA house covered with ash, is damaged by a fallen tree in Lemery, Batangas City, Philippines, January 13, 2020.
© REUTERS / Eloisa LopezResidents look at the errupting Taal Volcano in Tagaytay City, Philippines, January 13, 2020.
© AP Photo / Aaron FavilaA man walks along ash fall covered plants and equipment as Taal Volcano continues to spew ash on Monday Jan. 13, 2020, in Tagaytay, Cavite province, south of Manila, Philippines. The small volcano near the Philippine capital that draws tourists for its picturesque setting in a lake erupted with a massive plume of ash and steam Sunday, prompting the evacuation of tens of thousands of people and forcing Manila's international airport to shut down.
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