At least 15 people killed in volcanic eruption in eastern Congo

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The eruption of the volcano Mount Nyiragongo destroyed much of the city of Goma in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
At least 15 people died from a volcanic eruption in eastern Congo on Saturday night, officials said.

Mount Nyiragongo erupted with little warning, devastating the city of Goma, which is home to many of the region's humanitarian agencies.

More than 500 homes were destroyed by lava from the blast, which displaced tens of thousands of people in the area.

By Sunday, over 170 children were still feared missing,…
Kenneth Garger
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