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Frightened Tongans fled to higher ground on Saturday after a massive volcanic – heard in neighbouring countries – triggered tsunami warnings across the South .

The latest eruption of the Hunga -Hunga Ha’apai was so intense it was heard as “loud thunder sounds” in Fiji more than 500 miles away.

“A 1.2 metre (over 3.9 feet) tsunami wave has been observed at Nuku’alofa,” Australia’s Bureau of Meteorology said.

Read the full story here: https://www..co.uk/world-/2022/01/15/terrified-tongans-flee-tsunami-spectacular-underwater-volcanic/

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