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Meatpie
07-08-11, 10:53 AM
Menacing and beautiful in equal measure, Mount Etna illuminates the cathedral of Zafferana Etnea with its latest violent eruptions.


In these stunning pictures, Europe's most active volcano appears to be spewing lava right onto the 19th century church.


The Sicilian municipality was in no immediate danger because the lava flowed into a valley, but flights had to be cancelled overnight because of the resulting ash.


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