People take photos of a phreatic explosion from the Taal volcano, southwest of Manila in the Philippines. Photo: AFP

Manila airport suspends flights, thousands evacuate as Taal Volcano in Philippines spews ash

  • Taal Volcano in Batangas province, 66km south of Manila, is a popular tourist attraction and the only volcano in the world within a lake on an island
  • Manila airport has temporarily suspended operations, affecting dozens of international and local flights
Topic |   Taal Volcano
People take photos of a phreatic explosion from the Taal volcano, southwest of Manila in the Philippines. Photo: AFP
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