Dangerous Recovery Mission Underway After New Zealand Volcano Eruption | NBC Nightly News

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A recovery team is undertaking a high-risk mission to New Zealand’s White Island after the deadly volcano eruption. The team is facing toxic air, scorching temperatures and the risk of another potential eruption as they attempt to retrieve the bodies of those killed in the disaster. » Subscribe ...



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Under way tonight, a high-risk mission to white island where the air is toxic, temperatures scorching the craters spewing gas and could erupt again. We have to read the feeds of the fact that they might be an eruption, because we can't eliminate that going by helicopter from a nearby navy ship, the 8th member team needing protective gear and breathing devices just to survive. Setting foot on the i ...
land, the volcano officials say highly volatile authorities here under pressure to retrieve the remains for desperate families who boarded boats before dawn for prayer service at sea 47 people were on the island that day the hollander boys from chicago thirteen-year-old matthew. His older brother behrend dying of their injuriesin, the hospital, their parents still missing a family erased horrendous burns. Fortunately, they work together because they were very close-knit family with the mission under way people gathered at the shore to offer prayers and honor the dead and wait. For word, that it's over police confirm they've, recovered six bodies and say as long as the team stays safe out there they'll search for two others, they believe are still on the island. Hey nbc news fans, thanks for checking out our youtube channel subscribe by clicking on that button down here and click on any of the videos over here to watch. The latest interviews show highlights and digital exclusives thanks for watching.


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