Rescuers working on ash-covered Mount Ontake (28 September)
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Japan volcano: Bid to find survivors resumes

Rescue teams in Japan have resumed their search for survivors of a volcanic eruption on Saturday.

At least 31 people are believed to have died when Mount Ontake shot plumes of rock and ash into the air.

Hundreds of hikers were on the volcano at the time of the eruption. Most walked down to safety but others were trapped.

Rupert Wingfield-Hayes reports.

  • 29 Sep 2014
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