The meme reads, "Current situation in Saint Vincent, Lesser Antilles, amid the ash resulting from the La Soufriere volcano eruption today."
Two Cruise Ships will evacuate 15,000 people from the islands
On Friday night, two cruise ships from U.S. Royal Caribbean International and Greece's Celebrity Cruises companies will arrive in St. Vincent and the Grenadines to assist local authorities in evacuating about 15,000 people.
"The 'Serenade of the seas' and 'Celebrity Reflection' cruise ships are already on their way. The crew will take all necessary measures to protect the health and safety of the evacuees," Saint Vincent and Grenadine Islands' government stated.
Trinidad and Tobago send a solidarity message
On Friday, Prime Minister Keith Rowley assured he is in constant contact with Saint Vincent and Grenadines experts, discussing the La Soufriere volcano's eruption.
Rowley, who is recovering from the COVID-19, is a former head of the University of the West Indies (UWI) Seismic Research Unit. The official did his Ph.D. on the La Soufriere volcano and he was present when it erupted in 1979.