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Police halt search for missing people after volcanic eruption in New Zealand

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Police halt search for missing people after volcanic eruption in New Zealand

Police halt search for missing people after volcanic eruption in New Zealand

Police in New Zealand say they are suspending a search for the two remaining missing people, fearing they may have washed out to sea.

There were 47 people visiting the tourist destination of White Island when the volcano erupted on December 9, killing 13 people initially and leaving more than two dozen others hospitalised with severe burns.

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