Edition:
United States
Pictures | Wed Jan 17, 2018 | 9:25am EST

Thousands flee erupting volcano

Reddish glow of lava drifting towards southwest part of Mayon volcano in Camalig town, Albay province, south of Manila, Philippines. 


REUTERS/Stringer

Reddish glow of lava drifting towards southwest part of Mayon volcano in Camalig town, Albay province, south of Manila, Philippines. REUTERS/Stringer

Reddish glow of lava drifting towards southwest part of Mayon volcano in Camalig town, Albay province, south of Manila, Philippines. REUTERS/Stringer
Close
1 / 12
A farmer gets his calf to bring to the nearest evacuation centre after Mayon Volcano spews ashes in Camalig, Albay province. 



REUTERS/Stringer

A farmer gets his calf to bring to the nearest evacuation centre after Mayon Volcano spews ashes in Camalig, Albay province. REUTERS/Stringer

A farmer gets his calf to bring to the nearest evacuation centre after Mayon Volcano spews ashes in Camalig, Albay province. REUTERS/Stringer
Close
2 / 12
A soldier uses a megaphone to convince residents to evacuate after Mayon volcano erupted anew. 


REUTERS/Stringer

A soldier uses a megaphone to convince residents to evacuate after Mayon volcano erupted anew. REUTERS/Stringer

A soldier uses a megaphone to convince residents to evacuate after Mayon volcano erupted anew. REUTERS/Stringer
Close
3 / 12
Clouds partially cover Mayon volcano's crater as it spews a column of ash. 


REUTERS/Stringer

Clouds partially cover Mayon volcano's crater as it spews a column of ash. REUTERS/Stringer

Clouds partially cover Mayon volcano's crater as it spews a column of ash. REUTERS/Stringer
Close
4 / 12
Soldiers assist residents to board a military truck as they prepare to depart to the evacuation center. 


REUTERS/Stringer

Soldiers assist residents to board a military truck as they prepare to depart to the evacuation center. REUTERS/Stringer

Soldiers assist residents to board a military truck as they prepare to depart to the evacuation center. REUTERS/Stringer
Close
5 / 12
Evacuees with their belongings on a military truck as they prepare to depart to the evacuation center. 

REUTERS/Stringer

Evacuees with their belongings on a military truck as they prepare to depart to the evacuation center. REUTERS/Stringer

Evacuees with their belongings on a military truck as they prepare to depart to the evacuation center. REUTERS/Stringer
Close
6 / 12
Soldiers assist residents to board a military truck as they prepare to depart to the evacuation center. 


REUTERS/Stringer

Soldiers assist residents to board a military truck as they prepare to depart to the evacuation center. REUTERS/Stringer

Soldiers assist residents to board a military truck as they prepare to depart to the evacuation center. REUTERS/Stringer
Close
7 / 12
The Mayon volcano spews a column of ash.

 REUTERS/Stringer

The Mayon volcano spews a column of ash. REUTERS/Stringer

The Mayon volcano spews a column of ash. REUTERS/Stringer
Close
8 / 12
The Mayon volcano's crater glows, as it is pictured from Daraga, Albay. 


Romulo Quinto Ceneta/via REUTERS

The Mayon volcano's crater glows, as it is pictured from Daraga, Albay. Romulo Quinto Ceneta/via REUTERS

The Mayon volcano's crater glows, as it is pictured from Daraga, Albay. Romulo Quinto Ceneta/via REUTERS
Close
9 / 12
Residents with their belogings wait for a military truck to evacuate. 

REUTERS/Stringer

Residents with their belogings wait for a military truck to evacuate. REUTERS/Stringer

Residents with their belogings wait for a military truck to evacuate. REUTERS/Stringer
Close
10 / 12
Soldiers and residents are seen on a military truck departing to evacuation centers. 


REUTERS/Stringer

Soldiers and residents are seen on a military truck departing to evacuation centers. REUTERS/Stringer

Soldiers and residents are seen on a military truck departing to evacuation centers. REUTERS/Stringer
Close
11 / 12
Mayon Volcano spews ash, as it is pictured from Legazpi, Albay. 


via REUTERS

Mayon Volcano spews ash, as it is pictured from Legazpi, Albay. via REUTERS

Mayon Volcano spews ash, as it is pictured from Legazpi, Albay. via REUTERS
Close
12 / 12

Next Slideshows

Puerto Rico in the dark

Almost four months ago, Hurricane Maria decimated the U.S. territory's outdated electric grid so forcefully that 40 percent of its 3.4 million residents remain...

Jan 16 2018

Detroit Auto Show

Highlights from the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

Jan 16 2018

Protesting the pope

Demonstrators clash with police during protests against a sexual abuse scandal and the $17 million cost of Pope Francis' visit to Chile.

Jan 16 2018

NAACP Image Awards

Highlights from the NAACP Image Awards.

Jan 16 2018

MORE IN PICTURES

Pyeongchang Olympics closing ceremony

Pyeongchang Olympics closing ceremony

Highlights from the closing ceremony at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.

Pyeongchang Olympics: Day 16

Pyeongchang Olympics: Day 16

Highlights from day sixteen of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.

OAR wins Olympic hockey gold

OAR wins Olympic hockey gold

The Olympic Athletes from Russia defeated Germany 4-3 in overtime to claim men's hockey gold.

Best of the Pyeongchang Olympics

Best of the Pyeongchang Olympics

Our top photos from the Pyeongchang Olympics.

Inside CPAC

Inside CPAC

Conservative politicians, journalists and celebrities gather for the annual Conservative Political Action Conference.

The many faces of Pyeongchang

The many faces of Pyeongchang

The agony and the ecstasy of the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics.

Gold medal winners in Pyeongchang

Gold medal winners in Pyeongchang

Winning gold at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.

Pyeongchang Olympics: Day 15

Pyeongchang Olympics: Day 15

Highlights from day fifteen of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.

Mourning after Florida mass shooting

Mourning after Florida mass shooting

Funerals, vigils and prayers after a shooting rampage at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida left 17 dead.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast