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First aid supplies have arrived in Tonga amid fears over contaminated water sources after volcano eruptionFirst aid supplies have arrived in Tonga amid fears over contaminated water sources after volcano eruption

New photos show Tonga tsunami devastation as first aid plane arrives from New Zealand | Tonga volcano | The Guardian

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Aid agencies have warned that Tonga is facing imminent water and food shortages after crops and drinking sources were inundated with salt water and ash from the volcanic explosion and Tsunami.Aid agencies have warned that Tonga is facing imminent water and food shortages after crops and drinking sources were inundated with salt water and ash from the volcanic explosion and Tsunami.

First flights carrying aid are on their way to volcano and tsunami-stricken Tonga | Daily Mail Online

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Rest of World News: WELLINGTON: The first flight carrying fresh water and other aid to Tonga was finally able to leave Thursday after the Pacific nation's main airport ru.Rest of World News: WELLINGTON: The first flight carrying fresh water and other aid to Tonga was finally able to leave Thursday after the Pacific nation's main airport ru.

First aid flight leaves for Tonga after big volcano eruption - Times of India

Major runway in Tonga operational, international phone link off again - CGTN

Government officials reported three deaths so far, but they expect the number to rise as reports from outlying islands come in.

Tonga's Outlying Islands Hit by 49-Foot Wall of Water, Most Structures Destroyed

Three of Tonga's smaller islands have suffered serious damage from tsunami waves, officials and the Red Cross said.Three of Tonga's smaller islands have suffered serious damage from tsunami waves, officials and the Red Cross said.

Three of Tonga's smaller islands badly damaged by tsunami

After a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga on 15 Jan. and a subsequent tsunami, Caritas Australia is collecting funds to reach out to ...After a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga on 15 Jan. and a subsequent tsunami, Caritas Australia is collecting funds to reach out to ...

Caritas Australia appeals for funds for Tonga - Vatican News

Japan will provide more than $1 million and relief supplies to disaster-hit Tonga after an undersea volcanic eruption over the weekend left at least three people dead and disrupted infrastructure, the government says.Japan will provide more than $1 million and relief supplies to disaster-hit Tonga after an undersea volcanic eruption over the weekend left at least three people dead and disrupted infrastructure, the government says.

Japan to provide over $1 mil., supplies to tsunami-hit Tonga

Hundreds of homes in Tonga's smaller outer islands have been destroyed, and at least three people were killed after Saturday's huge eruption triggered tsunami waves.Hundreds of homes in Tonga's smaller outer islands have been destroyed, and at least three people were killed after Saturday's huge eruption triggered tsunami waves.

Crisis looms for tsunami-hit Tonga as nations rush to help | The Japan Times

Tongans are redoubling their efforts to clear ash off the runway of the Pacific nation's international airport to allow planes carrying aid from Australia and New Zealand to land.Tongans are redoubling their efforts to clear ash off the runway of the Pacific nation's international airport to allow planes carrying aid from Australia and New Zealand to land.

Clean up efforts continue in Tonga as Australia, New Zealand aid missions take off

New Zealand has sent a military transport plane loaded with relief supplies to volcano-ravaged Tonga.New Zealand has sent a military transport plane loaded with relief supplies to volcano-ravaged Tonga.

New Zealand sends relief flight to damaged Tonga | NHK WORLD-JAPAN News

HMNZS Wellington and HMNZS Aotearoa expected to arrive in Tonga by Friday.HMNZS Wellington and HMNZS Aotearoa expected to arrive in Tonga by Friday.

Tonga volcano eruption and tsunami: Foreign Affairs Minister Nanaia Mahuta and Defence Minister Peeni Henare give update - NZ Herald

The first international relief flight to Tonga since last week's volcanic eruption is due to arrive in the kingdom.The first international relief flight to Tonga since last week's volcanic eruption is due to arrive in the kingdom.

First international relief flight enroute to Tonga | RNZ News

SYDNEY: The first humanitarian flights arrived in volcano and tsunami-stricken Tonga on Thursday (Jan 20), five days after the dual disaster cut the Pacific nation off from the rest of the world.SYDNEY: The first humanitarian flights arrived in volcano and tsunami-stricken Tonga on Thursday (Jan 20), five days after the dual disaster cut the Pacific nation off from the rest of the world.

First aid flights reach Tonga 5 days after eruption and tsunami - CNA

The first humanitarian flights are finally on the way to volcano and tsunami-stricken Tonga, five days after the dual disaster cut the Pacific nation off from the rest of the world.The first humanitarian flights are finally on the way to volcano and tsunami-stricken Tonga, five days after the dual disaster cut the Pacific nation off from the rest of the world.

First aid flights set to reach Tonga | Inquirer News

Communities in Tonga are still recovering after one of the largest volcanic eruptions and tsunamis in recent history happened Saturday. Hundreds of people in northern Nevada, whose families emigrated from the nation of Tonga, still have loved ones on the island. News 4-Fox 11 spoke with Fatai Langi, a first generation Tongan American. She says communication with friends and family was nearly impossible until Wednesday, as infrastructure was being restored.Communities in Tonga are still recovering after one of the largest volcanic eruptions and tsunamis in recent history happened Saturday. Hundreds of people in northern Nevada, whose families emigrated from the nation of Tonga, still have loved ones on the island. News 4-Fox 11 spoke with Fatai Langi, a first generation Tongan American. She says communication with friends and family was nearly impossible until Wednesday, as infrastructure was being restored.

Northern Nevada Tongan community aid family still recovering on the island | KRNV

Northern Nevada Tongan community aid family still recovering on the island

Tonga's 2016, 2018 and 2020 Olympic flag-bearer is continuing to lead his country as it begins its recovery from damage caused by a volcanic eruption and tsun...Tonga's 2016, 2018 and 2020 Olympic flag-bearer is continuing to lead his country as it begins its recovery from damage caused by a volcanic eruption and tsun...

Tongan icon launches fundraising effort | Goulburn Post | Goulburn, NSW

The first aircraft carrying humanitarian supplies arrived in Tonga on Thursday, five days after the South Pacific island nation was hit by a volcanic eruption and tsunami that devastated communities and spoiled most of its drinking water.The first aircraft carrying humanitarian supplies arrived in Tonga on Thursday, five days after the South Pacific island nation was hit by a volcanic eruption and tsunami that devastated communities and spoiled most of its drinking water.

First aid finally reaches Tonga as telephone lines partially restored | Reuters

Aid appeals are getting under way for tsunami-stricken Tonga, but warnings are being sounded about donating to unverified organisations.Aid appeals are getting under way for tsunami-stricken Tonga, but warnings are being sounded about donating to unverified organisations.

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'The most pressing humanitarian needs are safe water, food and non-food items''The most pressing humanitarian needs are safe water, food and non-food items'

Tonga volcanic eruption: Aid to arrive as airport opens, phone lines partially restored - News | Khaleej Times

Individuals wishing to inquire about their loved ones in Tonga may do so through the U.S. Embassy in Fiji.

U.S. Embassy in Fiji assists with welfare checks in Tonga | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Watch “This is Now” live from the HNN Digital Center weekdays on KHNL or across Hawaii News Now’s platforms online and on mobile.Watch “This is Now” live from the HNN Digital Center weekdays on KHNL or across Hawaii News Now’s platforms online and on mobile.

Watch ‘This is Now’: More countries send much-needed relief ships to Tonga

Tongan officials have revealed just how devastating the weekend's volcanic eruption and tsunami were.  The Tongan Government late last night called the eveTongan officials have revealed just how devastating the weekend's volcanic eruption and tsunami were.  The Tongan Government late last night called the eve

Defence Minister: More help is on the way for Tonga

Tongan authorities have confirmed three people died in the devastating volcanic eruption and tsunami that rocked the island nation over the weekend...

Tonga approves arrival of two NZ Navy vessels | Otago Daily Times Online News

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The first flights carrying fresh water and other aid to Tonga were finally able to leave Thursday after the Pacific nation's main airport runway was cleared of ash left by a huge volcanic eruption. WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The first flights carrying fresh water and other aid to Tonga were finally able to leave Thursday after the Pacific nation's main airport runway was cleared of ash left by a huge volcanic eruption.

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Aircrafts carrying much-needed supplies are due to arrive on Thursday.Aircrafts carrying much-needed supplies are due to arrive on Thursday.

Watch: Defence Force gives update on New Zealand's response to Tonga's volcano eruption and tsunami | Newshub

The devastating impact of the volcanic eruption and tsunami in Tonga has been revealed in satellite images. They show homes cloaked with a thick coat of ash, buildings damaged or destroyed and the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai volcanic island almost submerged under the sea.The devastating impact of the volcanic eruption and tsunami in Tonga has been revealed in satellite images. They show homes cloaked with a thick coat of ash, buildings damaged or destroyed and the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai volcanic island almost submerged under the sea.

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Two air force planes carrying humanitarian supplies are ready to depart Australia for Tonga on Thursday as soon as conditions allow, with the ash-covered airp...Two air force planes carrying humanitarian supplies are ready to depart Australia for Tonga on Thursday as soon as conditions allow, with the ash-covered airp...

Tonga relief flights set for take-off | Port Macquarie News | Port Macquarie, NSW

Three smaller islands -- Nomuka, Mango, and Fonoifua -- were badly damaged, 80 per cent of the population is affected, officials stated on Wednesday.Officials said that humanitarian and clean-up efforts are underway to provide immediate help to the archipelago nation of 106,000 people.

Tonga volcano eruption: Three smaller islands badly damaged, 80 per cent of population affected | Euronews

Where your donations can do the most good.Where your donations can do the most good.

Here’s how we can help Tonga | The Spinoff

 Updated 12.52pm - Tonga finished removing a thick coat of ash from an airport runway on Wednesday after days of painstaking effort, clearing the way for  Updated 12.52pm - Tonga finished removing a thick coat of ash from an airport runway on Wednesday after days of painstaking effort, clearing the way for desperately needed emergency aid to arrive in the isolated and disaster-stricken nation. UN crisis coordinator Jonathan Veitch told AFP the...

Tonga runway cleared for volcano aid flights 

The assistance will go towards relief items such as food, water and shelter. . Read more at straitstimes.com.The assistance will go towards relief items such as food, water and shelter. . Read more at straitstimes.com.

Singapore Red Cross pledges $50,000 to aid tsunami-hit Tonga and will launch fund-raising appeal | The Straits Times

The head of Tonga's World Health Organization office says the government is "very cautious" about letting in humanitarian support personnel due to the risk of COVID, given the island has so far avoided an outbreak.The head of Tonga's World Health Organization office says the government is "very cautious" about letting in humanitarian support personnel due to the risk of COVID, given the island has so far avoided an outbreak.

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US Government announces $212,365 in immediate assistance to support people in TongaThe US Government has announced a FJD$212,365 in immediate assistance to support people affected by volcanic eruptions and tsunami waves in Tonga.

US Government announces $212,365 in immediate assistance to support people in Tonga

Tonga runway cleared of volcanic ash, aid flights set to resume | News

Cash sent by family abroad is essential for local economies but doesn’t come cheap.Cash sent by family abroad is essential for local economies but doesn’t come cheap.

Bang for buck: Getting the most out of Pacific Islander remittances

New Zealand and Australia have dispatched surveillance flights to assess the damage in Tonga, isolated from the rest of the world due to the eruption of an underwater volcano that triggered a tsunami and blanketed the Pacific island with ash.New Zealand and Australia have dispatched surveillance flights to assess the damage in Tonga, isolated from the rest of the world due to the eruption of an underwater volcano that triggered a tsunami and blanketed the Pacific island with ash.

New Zealand and Australia dispatch surveillance flights to Tonga

Tonga Volcano Eruption: The first aid flight leaves New Zealand.Tonga Volcano Eruption: The first aid flight leaves New Zealand.

Tonga Volcano Eruption: First Aid Flight Leaves From New Zealand

SUVA – Today, Chargé d'affaires Tony Greubel announced the approval of US$100,000 (FJD$212,365) in immediate assistance to support people affected by

Chargé d'affaires Announces US$100,000 in Support to Tonga - U.S. Embassy in Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Tonga, and Tuvalu

Because the undersea volcanic eruption in Tonga cut communications with the more remote parts of the country, it wasn’t at all surprising that as a good Pacific neighbour, New Zealand sent a reconnaissance aircraft up there to gather information ...

On Sending An Orion P-3 To Tonga | Scoop News

A logistics company that ships from the Bay Area to Tonga is gathering donated relief...A logistics company that ships from the Bay Area to Tonga is gathering donated relief...

Ship with donated Tonga relief supplies will soon sail from Bay Area. Here’s how to help

The Poseidon has been sent to conduct an assessment of damage to critical infrastructure, such as roads, ports, and power lines, throughout the Polynesian country, to help determine the next step in the response effort.

Video: RAAF Poseidon takes off for Tonga response mission – Australian Aviation

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