Tsunami-hit Tonga islands suffered extensive damage, more deaths feared

By Kirsty Needham and Praveen Menon SYDNEY/WELLINGTON (Reuters) -Tonga’s small outer islands suffered extensive damage from a massive volcanic eruption https://www.reuters.com/business/environment/impact-assessment-aid-efforts-underway-world-responds-tonga-tsunami-2022-01-16 and tsunami, with an entire village destroyed and many buildings missing, a Tongan diplomat said on Tuesday. The confirmed death toll is two but pictures taken by New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) reconnaissance aircraft…

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