Goma residents survey the damage
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Mount Nyiragongo Erupts

The morning following Mount Nyiragongo’s eruption, Goma residents survey the damage done to their town. (AFP)
Lava burns in a Goma street. The volcanic eruption has destroyed homes and businesses and forced tens of thousands of people to flee. (AP)
People evacuating Goma carry their belongings. (AP)
A man watches a lava flow engulf the tarmac at Goma airport. (AFP)
A Goma man’s house is set ablaze by molten lava. (AFP)
A boy walks through a Goma street as lava advances. (AFP)
Lava from the erupting volcano continues to invade Goma. (AFP)
Fires outside Goma burn out of control. (AP)