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Desolate images from Taal volcano show horses and cows buried in ash

Jan 15, 2020 - CNN

TAGAYTAY, Philippines (CNN) -- Images from the erupting Taal volcano in the Philippines show a desolate landscape of destroyed houses and snapped trees covered in a thick layer of heavy ash. Half-buried bodies of horses and cows that could not escape the island lay in black sludge or floating in the surrounding lake.

Ignoring government warnings to keep away, a number of residents who lived by the foot of the volcano have gone back to tend or rescue their animals.

Stark pictures sh...