Mount Agung: Alert status lowered by Indonesian authorities as volcano activity slows down

Indonesian authorities have lowered the alert status of Bali’s Mount Agung volcano after scientists found a reduction in its activity. More than 140,000 people have fled the area surrounding the mountain after authorities warned an eruption may be imminent in September. However, the decision was taken on Saturday to downgrade Agung’s status after several scientific indicators showed a decrease […]