Tonga issues tsunami warning after undersea volcano erupts in the Pacific
- Tonga Meteorological Services said tsunami warning was in effect for all Tonga
- Authorities in nearby Fiji also issued a warning, telling people to avoid shoreline
- A convoy of police and military troops evacuated Tonga’s King from his palace
The Pacific nation of Tonga has issued a tsunami warning after an undersea volcano erupted, and video posted to social media showed large waves washing ashore in coastal areas.
The Tonga Meteorological Services said the tsunami warning was in effect for all of Tonga.
Authorities in nearby Fiji also issued a warning, telling people to avoid the shoreline due to strong currents and dangerous…