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Indonesia volcano erupts; 76,000 evacuated, most of Java's airports shut

By Reuters | Fri, 14 Feb 2014 10:53 AM
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* About 200,000 people affected

* Seven airports closed, expected to reopen on Saturday

* Two killed after roofs collapsed under weight of ash

By Fergus Jensen and Kanupriya Kapoor

JAKARTA, Feb 14 (Reuters) - More than 76,000 people fled their homes and flights were grounded across most of Indonesia's densely populated island of Java on Friday after a volcanic eruption sent a huge plume...

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