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Mauritius: A Malaysian fishing vessel runs aground on the reef of the lagoon in St. Brandon, possible ecological calamity




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Last Sunday, a Malaysian fishing vessel (FV Kha Yang) ran aground on the reef of the atoll of St. Brandon. In its hold 25,000 liters of fuel ... For now, no specific information has been provided on the extent of damages recorded on the hull of the fishing boat.
 
A team of specialist divers was dispatched there since on Thursday to auscultate closer to the ship's hull and check for the presence or absence of cracks. The Mauritian authorities fear with deteriorating weather conditions of the zone of the wreckage, a major environmental disaster for the lagoon of St. Brandon...



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