New satellite images have shown the scale of the devastation on Tonga.

The eruption of an underwater volcano triggered a tsunami and blanketed the Pacific archipelago with ash.

The internet and phone lines have been down since the eruption, leaving the 105,000 residents on the islands virtually uncontactable.

SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos:

Follow us on Twitter:

Like us on Facebook:

Follow us on Instagram:

For more content go to and download our apps:

Sky News videos are now available in Spanish here/Los video de Sky News están disponibles en español aquí

To enquire about licensing Sky News content, contact

Articles You May Like

Elon Musk says first Neuralink patient can control a computer mouse through thinking
Arizona names Mizzou’s Reed-Francois as AD
Hyundai cuts IONIQ 5 price with rare 0% finance offer
Tesla works to slash Sentry Mode power usage by ~40%, and why that’s bigger than you think
Minnesota wins Wild matinee, tops Canucks 10-7