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20,000 tonnes of diesel spill into Arctic Circle river – Putin declares state of emergency

Red fuel stains the surface of a river

PortandTerminal.com, June 4, 2020 The release of more than 20,000 tons of diesel in the environmentally fragile Siberian ecosystem is said to be one of the country’s worst such accidents. MOSCOW – It has long been every environmentalist’s nightmare and now it has happened. A fuel tank at a power plant near the Siberian city of Norilsk collapsed last Friday …

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