Volcanic ash forces Guatemala airport to suspend operations

An excavator removes ash from an area affected by the eruption of Fuego volcano in San Miguel Los Lotes in Escuintla, Guatemala June 13, 2018. REUTERS/Luis Echeverria

GUATEMALA CITY (Reuters) – Guatemala City’s La Aurora international airport temporarily suspended operations on its only runway on Wednesday due to ash after the Pacaya volcano increased activity, a week and half after a violent eruption from another peak killed more than 100. “This is a preventative measure taken to safeguard the lives of passengers […]

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