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Search for Volcano Victims Continues in New Zealand

Search teams have failed to find the bodies of the last victims of a volcanic eruption in New Zealand. The official number of dead from Monday’s disaster stands at 15.

Police and navy divers have failed to find a body that was seen in the sea off New Zealand’s White Island the day after the eruption. The authorities said they faced “unique and challenging conditions.” The water has been contaminated by the volcano, and divers had to wear special protective equipment.

Another victim is thought to be near the crater. On Sunday, recovery teams again landed on the island, but neither of read more >>>

Source:: VOANews.Com