Sri Lanka navy rescue crew following chemical fire on cargo ship – BBC News

About This Source - BBC News

The video item below is a piece of English language content from BBC News. The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster funded by the UK Government, and British license fee payers. Its headquarters are at Broadcasting House in Westminster, London.

Recent from BBC News:

  • Why has the Hoover Dam hit an historically low water level? – BBC News
  • Apple Daily: Hong Kong pro-democracy paper forced to shut down – BBC Newsnight
  • BBC journalist reports from British warship as Russia “fires warning shots” – BBC News
  • BBC News published this video item, entitled “Sri Lanka navy rescue crew following chemical fire on cargo ship – BBC News” – below is their description.

    The crew of a container ship off the coast of Sri Lanka had to be evacuated after a chemical fire caused an explosion.

    Two sailors from the Singaporean X-Press Pearl were taken to hospital with injuries.

    BBC News YouTube Channel

    Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

    In This Story: Sri Lanka

    Sri Lanka, officially the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka is an island country in South Asia, located in the Indian Ocean southwest of the Bay of Bengal and southeast of the Arabian Sea. Sri Lanka has been called “the pearl of the Indian ocean” because of its shape and location.

    2 Recent Items: Sri Lanka

  • England v Sri Lanka – Highlights | Buttler Leads Dominant Display | 1st Men’s Vitality IT20 2021
  • Unbelievable Final Ball! 🤯 England v Sri Lanka 2016 #Shorts
  • Leave a Comment