Huge underwater volcanic eruption sends tsunami waves crashing through Tonga | ABC News

  • Published on Jan 15, 2022
  • The massive eruption of an underwater volcano in the Pacific has seen Tonga's capital flooded by a tsunami and covered in ash.
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    No deaths have been reported yet, but the situation in low-lying areas and outer islands is still unknown.
    International phone and internet connections have been disrupted, making communication difficult.
    Australia and New Zealand are preparing to send their defence forces to help.
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