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A mother holds her child as Mount Sinabung spews ash and hot lava during an eruption in Perteguhan village

A mother holds her child as Mount Sinabung spews ash and hot lava during an eruption in Perteguhan village in Karo district, Indonesia's north Sumatra province, September 17, 2013. Mount Sinabung threw more volcanic ash into air, covering the surrounding areas on Tuesday, as authorities prepared more temporary shelters for evacuees. REUTERS/Roni Bintang (INDONESIA - Tags: DISASTER ENVIRONMENT TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)

Indonesia volcano

September 19, 2013

More than 15,000 residents have fled a volcano that rumbled to life

less than a week ago in Indonesia and local airlines have been warned to

avoid flying near the mountain as thick ash continues to spew from its

crater, an official said on Sept. 19. (AP)