Volcano erupts near Reykavik after 800 yrs and 1000s of earthquakes in last weeks

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Iceland’s Fagradalsfjall volcano erupted with a 2k-foot long fissure following as many as 50k earthquakes over the past 3 weeks. The size of the eruption is such that it is not expected to spew out much ash, so aviation should not suffer disruption, said the country’s meteorological service.

By Milan Sime Martinic