Russia's Shiveluch volcano erupts
Russia's Shiveluch volcano is erupting in Kamchatka, spewing ash to a height of 10 kilometres above sea level.
Ash from the volcano has covered the settlement of Ust-Kamchatsky, about 90 kilometres away.
All roads to Ust-Kamchatsky have been closed and local schools and stores have closed because of the ash.
Doctors have recommended people stay at home and keep windows closed.
- 28 October 2010
- BBC News