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Plans for dangerous mission to recover bodies from volcanic island in New Zealand despite eruption risk

2 monthes ago   |   By The Telegraph


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New Zealand volcano: police may do rushed body retrieval despite eruption risk

New Zealand volcano: police may do rushed body retrieval despite eruption risk

2 monthes ago   |   By The Guardian

Deputy commissioner says police are facing increasing pressure from victims' families to recover bodies from White Island New Zealand police have admitted they are “worried” they may never be able to retrieve the bodies of eight tourists on White Island, and the time may be drawing near to enacting a a rushed retrieval, despite the ongoing risks of another eruption. Mike Clements, the deputy commissioner of national operations, said police were facing increasing pressure from families to retrieve the bodies, and there was a very real risk another eruption could mean they would be lost forever.
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