Blaze extinguished on stricken oil tanker off Sri Lanka

A massive fire on a stricken oil tanker off Sri Lanka's coast has been extinguished, the island nation's navy said Sunday, as international salvage experts began to assess the damage over fears of an environmental disaster if there is a leak.

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Last updated on 07 September 2020

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Sri Lanka
Region: 
Indian Ocean
Threats: 
Pollution