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写真 | 2021年 05月 25日 03:50 JST

Congo volcano leaves death and smoking wreckage, but major city spared

A person attempts to extinguish fire on a building after the volcanic eruption of Mount Nyiragongo in Goma, May 22. A volcanic eruption in eastern Congo left a smoking trail of destruction half a mile wide on Sunday that buried hundreds of houses and left residents searching for missing loved ones, before halting just short of the city of Goma.  


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A person attempts to extinguish fire on a building after the volcanic eruption of Mount Nyiragongo in Goma, Mamore

A person attempts to extinguish fire on a building after the volcanic eruption of Mount Nyiragongo in Goma, May 22. A volcanic eruption in eastern Congo left a smoking trail of destruction half a mile wide on Sunday that buried hundreds of houses and left residents searching for missing loved ones, before halting just short of the city of Goma. ENOCH DAVID via REUTERS
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An aerial view shows lava flowing from the volcanic eruption of Mount Nyiragongo near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 22.   United Nations via REUTERS

An aerial view shows lava flowing from the volcanic eruption of Mount Nyiragongo near Goma, in the Democratic more

An aerial view shows lava flowing from the volcanic eruption of Mount Nyiragongo near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 22. United Nations via REUTERS
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Aerial view shows the area affected by lava from the Mount Nyiragongo volcano eruption in Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo, May 23.   Virunga National Park/Anthony Caer/via REUTERS

Aerial view shows the area affected by lava from the Mount Nyiragongo volcano eruption in Goma, Democratic Repmore

Aerial view shows the area affected by lava from the Mount Nyiragongo volcano eruption in Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo, May 23. Virunga National Park/Anthony Caer/via REUTERS
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Smoke and flames are seen at the Nyiragongo volcanic eruption from the Tchegera Island on Lake Kivu, near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 22. REUTERS/Alex Miles

Smoke and flames are seen at the Nyiragongo volcanic eruption from the Tchegera Island on Lake Kivu, near Gomamore

Smoke and flames are seen at the Nyiragongo volcanic eruption from the Tchegera Island on Lake Kivu, near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 22. REUTERS/Alex Miles
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People walk near destroyed homes by lava deposited during the Mount Nyiragongo volcanic eruption near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 23.  REUTERS/Djaffar Al Katanty

People walk near destroyed homes by lava deposited during the Mount Nyiragongo volcanic eruption near Goma, inmore

People walk near destroyed homes by lava deposited during the Mount Nyiragongo volcanic eruption near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 23. REUTERS/Djaffar Al Katanty
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Residents pick up remains of their destroyed homes from the smouldering lava deposited by the eruption of Mount Nyiragongo volcano near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 23.  
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Residents pick up remains of their destroyed homes from the smouldering lava deposited by the eruption of Mounmore

Residents pick up remains of their destroyed homes from the smouldering lava deposited by the eruption of Mount Nyiragongo volcano near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 23. REUTERS/Olivia Acland
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Flowing lava from the volcanic eruption of Mount Nyiragongo in Goma, May 22. ENOCH DAVID via REUTERS

Flowing lava from the volcanic eruption of Mount Nyiragongo in Goma, May 22. ENOCH DAVID via REUTERS

Flowing lava from the volcanic eruption of Mount Nyiragongo in Goma, May 22. ENOCH DAVID via REUTERS
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Aerial view of the lava flow during the Mount Nyiragongo volcanic eruption near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 23.  
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Aerial view of the lava flow during the Mount Nyiragongo volcanic eruption near Goma, in the Democratic Republmore

Aerial view of the lava flow during the Mount Nyiragongo volcanic eruption near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 23. REUTERS/Djaffar Al Katanty
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Residents pick up remains of their destroyed homes from the smouldering lava deposited by the eruption of Mount Nyiragongo volcano near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 23.  
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Residents pick up remains of their destroyed homes from the smouldering lava deposited by the eruption of Mounmore

Residents pick up remains of their destroyed homes from the smouldering lava deposited by the eruption of Mount Nyiragongo volcano near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 23. REUTERS/Olivia Acland
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Smouldering lava deposited by the eruption of Mount Nyiragongo volcano is seen near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 23. REUTERS/Djaffar Al Katanty

Smouldering lava deposited by the eruption of Mount Nyiragongo volcano is seen near Goma, in the Democratic Remore

Smouldering lava deposited by the eruption of Mount Nyiragongo volcano is seen near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 23. REUTERS/Djaffar Al Katanty
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A child watches smoke and flames as people gather with their belongings following a volcanic activities at Mount Nyiragongo near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 22. REUTERS/Olivia Acland

A child watches smoke and flames as people gather with their belongings following a volcanic activities at Moumore

A child watches smoke and flames as people gather with their belongings following a volcanic activities at Mount Nyiragongo near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 22. REUTERS/Olivia Acland
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A person attempts to extinguish fire on a building after the volcanic eruption of Mount Nyiragongo, May 22. ENOCH DAVID via REUTERS

A person attempts to extinguish fire on a building after the volcanic eruption of Mount Nyiragongo, May 22. ENmore

A person attempts to extinguish fire on a building after the volcanic eruption of Mount Nyiragongo, May 22. ENOCH DAVID via REUTERS
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Residents pick up remains of their destroyed homes from the smouldering lava deposited by the eruption of Mount Nyiragongo volcano near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 23.  REUTERS/Olivia Acland

Residents pick up remains of their destroyed homes from the smouldering lava deposited by the eruption of Mounmore

Residents pick up remains of their destroyed homes from the smouldering lava deposited by the eruption of Mount Nyiragongo volcano near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 23. REUTERS/Olivia Acland
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People gather with their belongings following a volcanic activities at Mount Nyiragongo near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 22. REUTERS/Olivia Acland

People gather with their belongings following a volcanic activities at Mount Nyiragongo near Goma, in the Demomore

People gather with their belongings following a volcanic activities at Mount Nyiragongo near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 22. REUTERS/Olivia Acland
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A building burns after the volcanic eruption of Mount Nyiragongo, May 22.   ENOCH DAVID via REUTERS

A building burns after the volcanic eruption of Mount Nyiragongo, May 22. ENOCH DAVID via REUTERS

A building burns after the volcanic eruption of Mount Nyiragongo, May 22. ENOCH DAVID via REUTERS
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Residents pick up remains of their destroyed homes from the smouldering lava deposited by the eruption of Mount Nyiragongo volcano near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 23.  REUTERS/Olivia Acland

Residents pick up remains of their destroyed homes from the smouldering lava deposited by the eruption of Mounmore

Residents pick up remains of their destroyed homes from the smouldering lava deposited by the eruption of Mount Nyiragongo volcano near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 23. REUTERS/Olivia Acland
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Civilians watch smoke and flames as they gather with their belongings following a volcanic activities at Mount Nyiragongo near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 22. REUTERS/Olivia Acland

Civilians watch smoke and flames as they gather with their belongings following a volcanic activities at Mountmore

Civilians watch smoke and flames as they gather with their belongings following a volcanic activities at Mount Nyiragongo near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 22. REUTERS/Olivia Acland
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People gather with their belongings following a volcanic activities at Mount Nyiragongo near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 22. REUTERS/Olivia Acland

People gather with their belongings following a volcanic activities at Mount Nyiragongo near Goma, in the Demomore

People gather with their belongings following a volcanic activities at Mount Nyiragongo near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 22. REUTERS/Olivia Acland
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Flowing lava from the volcanic eruption of Mount Nyiragongo, May 22. ENOCH DAVID via REUTERS

Flowing lava from the volcanic eruption of Mount Nyiragongo, May 22. ENOCH DAVID via REUTERS

Flowing lava from the volcanic eruption of Mount Nyiragongo, May 22. ENOCH DAVID via REUTERS
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People gather with their belongings following a volcanic activities at Mount Nyiragongo near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 22. REUTERS/Olivia Acland

People gather with their belongings following a volcanic activities at Mount Nyiragongo near Goma, in the Demomore

People gather with their belongings following a volcanic activities at Mount Nyiragongo near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 22. REUTERS/Olivia Acland
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Peacekeepers from the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO) stand guard as civilians gather with their belongings following a volcanic activities at Mount Nyiragongo near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 22. REUTERS/Olivia Acland

Peacekeepers from the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congmore

Peacekeepers from the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO) stand guard as civilians gather with their belongings following a volcanic activities at Mount Nyiragongo near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, May 22. REUTERS/Olivia Acland
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