On the past 2 of May, Chaitén volcano erupted and caused several
damages to local areas. This volcano is
located in the Chileans south part, in Chaitén
town, where at least 4000 people were
Chaitén volcano had been inactive for 450 years. Authorities said that
as they didn’t had nothing clear about
this volcano, they couldn’t be able to
predict how long would the ashes stay in the
The majority of people affected are sheltered in some near areas
like "Puerto Mont”(Mont Port) and “Chiloe”,
some others went across the frontier and now
stay in Argentina.
People in Argentina are suffering, because ashes flew across the Andes
Mountains and started covering streets,
houses and everything. People has extremely
caution.They cannot stay long exposed to
ashes, and everybody has to use chin-strap.
Also there are roads which are now not able.
People from Chile don’t know if the government is going to continue
help them. They took them to the special
centers, but didn’t inform affected people
what is going to happen with them.