An aerial view shows Mount Shinmoe erupting. Photo: Kyodo

Japan’s Mount Shimmoe volcano cakes city in ash day after first explosive eruption in seven years

In Kirishima city at the foot of the volcano, pedestrians wore surgical masks or covered their noses with hand towels, while others used umbrellas to protect from falling ash

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An aerial view shows Mount Shinmoe erupting. Photo: Kyodo
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