GUATEMALA CITY – Guatemalan authorities Monday warily monitored the eruption of a volcano near its capital that spewed columns of ash up to seven kilometers (four miles) high.
Fuego Volcano, located just 50 kilometers (30 miles) from Guatemala City, rumbled back into higher intensity explosive activity on Sunday after months of fitfulness.
Volcán de Fuego, Guatemala | Photo by Andrew Shepard (Nat Geo) pic.twitter.com/y6BzgiHq5i
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Guatemala’s Volcanological Institute has advised aviation authorities to ensure