1-2 tons of oil leak from Lithuania's Butinge terminal, move towards Latvia

  • 2020-12-28
  • LETA/BNS/TBT Staff
VILNIUS/RIGA – An oil leak has been reported on Monday at Lithuania's Butinge Terminal owned by Polish-capital oil import and processing company Orlen Lietuva (Orlen Lithania). The fact has been confirmed to BNS by the commander of Lithuania's Maritime Rescue Coordination Center. Environment Minister Simonas Gentvilas says the oil stain is moving into the open sea towards Latvia, which has also been confirmed to BNS by a representative of the Environmental Protection Department. According to Gentvilas, the stain now covers an approximate a...
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