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Day: August 18, 2014

Roads Near Earthquake Area Closed

The Icelandic Road Administration has closed some highland roads close to Herðubreið and Askja and has issued a map that shows which roads are closed in light of a possible eruption in Bárðarbunga volcano, Northeast Iceland.

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Flood to Go Down Dettifoss

A large glacial flood will likely go down the river Jökulsá á Fjöllum towards Öxarfjörður, Northeast Iceland, if the Bárðarbunga volcano erupts.

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Gylfi Þór Scores Winning Goal against ManU

The BBC’s Garth Crooks put Icelandic midfielder Gylfi Þór Sigurðsson in his ‘Team of the Week’ after providing the assist for Korean central midfielder Ki Sung-yueng’s opener and scoring the winning goal for Swansea against Manchester United over the weekend.

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Bekleidungsfirma muss Strafe zahlen

Die Verbraucheragentur hat gegen den Bekleidungshersteller Drífa ehf. wegen irreführender Warenauszeichnung eine administrative Geldstrafe in Höhe von einer Million ISK (6,450 EUR) verhängt.

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Code Orange Issued for Possible Eruption

A Code Orange has been issued in light of increased likelihood of an eruption in Bárðarbunga volcano located in the northwestern corner of Vatnajökull glacier, Southeast Iceland, after continued earthquakes in the area this morning.

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