Popocatepetl volcano ash covered the nearest village

In Mexico, Popocatepetl volcano woke up again — one of the most active in the world. Fire-breathing mountain emits a cloud of dust, cover the nearest settlement.

The local people are suffering from pains in the eyes and a sore throat, they need medical care. In towns and villages do not work school and shops. So that essential goods delivered by helicopter, said channel "Russia 24".

Evacuation of power is not carried out, but rescuers and the military prepared for such a scenario. Vicinity of the volcano is closed to tourists. Popocatepetl is showing signs of activity in the last century, and regularly emits gases, sand, ash, and sometimes heated stones.

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