Residents of the island in Vanuatu have been forced from their homes by an erupting volcano, not knowing when they will return

Wind blows through the trees sending a shower of fine grey ash down over the car below, itself already covered with a thick blanket of toxic dust. A group of young men stub out cigarettes and pause conversation, squinting as they pull their shirts up over their mouths and noses. An elderly woman shuffles along the road towards me. She meets my eye then nods up to the haze above, a brown-grey cloud masking the normally Pacific-blue sky.

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