20 Jan 2022

Tonga eruption: NZ Defence Minister on disaster response

From Morning Report, 7:13 am on 20 January 2022

It's now been five days since Tonga's major volcanic eruption and tsunami - and as more information comes to light, aid is beginning to reach the island nation.

The World Health Organisation says Tonga's international airport has been cleared of volcanic ash and humanitarian aid flights have begun.

Sarah Robson asks New Zealand's Minister of Defence Peeni Henare about the developing situation.