An Icelandic volcano, dormant for 200 years, has erupted, ripping
a 1km-long fissure in a field of ice. The volcanic ash has forced the cancellation
of many flights and disrupted air traffic across northern Europe, stranding thousands
of passengers. Collected here are photos of the most recent eruptions.
melting ice, shooting smoke and steam into the air and forcing hundreds
of people to flee rising floodwaters.