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FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Sri Lanka braces for environmental disaster as ship sinks” – below is their description.
Authorities in #SriLanka were trying to head off a potential #environmental #disaster Thursday as a fire-damaged container #ship that had been carrying chemicals was #sinking off of the country’s main port.The #IndianOcean nation is now battling to avert a possible oil leak that would compound the #pollution caused by tonnes of plastic that have swamped beaches.FRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel
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France is a republic and the largest Western European nation. Through expansion and colonisation in the 17th and 18th centuries France became a great power and still retains territories around the world. It has a seat on the UN security council and is the world’s fourth most wealthy country with a high standard of living and strong cultural identity.