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Oil spill off Greek island

Oil that leaked from a small oil tanker that sank on Sunday is seen on a beach on Salamina island, Greece. 


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Oil that leaked from a small oil tanker that sank on Sunday is seen on a beach on Salamina island, Greece. REUTERS/Giorgos Moutafis

Oil that leaked from a small oil tanker that sank on Sunday is seen on a beach on Salamina island, Greece. REUTERS/Giorgos Moutafis
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Two workers stand on a beach covered with oil that leaked from a small oil tanker that sank on September 10 off the shores of Salamina island, in Piraeus, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Two workers stand on a beach covered with oil that leaked from a small oil tanker that sank on September 10 off the shores of Salamina island, in Piraeus, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Two workers stand on a beach covered with oil that leaked from a small oil tanker that sank on September 10 off the shores of Salamina island, in Piraeus, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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Oil that leaked from a small oil tanker that sank on September 10 off the shores of Salamina island, is seen at a beach at the suburb of Faliro in Athens, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Oil that leaked from a small oil tanker that sank on September 10 off the shores of Salamina island, is seen at a beach at the suburb of Faliro in Athens, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Oil that leaked from a small oil tanker that sank on September 10 off the shores of Salamina island, is seen at a beach at the suburb of Faliro in Athens, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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Oil that leaked from a small oil tanker that sank on a beach on Salamina island, Greece. 


REUTERS/Giorgos Moutafis

Oil that leaked from a small oil tanker that sank on a beach on Salamina island, Greece. REUTERS/Giorgos Moutafis

Oil that leaked from a small oil tanker that sank on a beach on Salamina island, Greece. REUTERS/Giorgos Moutafis
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A bird covered in oil that leaked from a small oil tanker tries to stay afloat near the shores of Salamina island, Greece. 


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A bird covered in oil that leaked from a small oil tanker tries to stay afloat near the shores of Salamina island, Greece. REUTERS/Giorgos Moutafis

A bird covered in oil that leaked from a small oil tanker tries to stay afloat near the shores of Salamina island, Greece. REUTERS/Giorgos Moutafis
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Locals look at a beach covered with oil that leaked from a small oil tanker that sank on September 10 off the shores of Salamina island, at the suburb of Faliro in Athens, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Locals look at a beach covered with oil that leaked from a small oil tanker that sank on September 10 off the shores of Salamina island, at the suburb of Faliro in Athens, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Locals look at a beach covered with oil that leaked from a small oil tanker that sank on September 10 off the shores of Salamina island, at the suburb of Faliro in Athens, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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Rocks covered with oil on Salamina island. 


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Rocks covered with oil on Salamina island. REUTERS/Giorgos Moutafis

Rocks covered with oil on Salamina island. REUTERS/Giorgos Moutafis
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Oil on Salamina island. REUTERS/Giorgos Moutafis

Oil on Salamina island. REUTERS/Giorgos Moutafis

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A beach is seen covered with oil on Salamina island. 


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A beach is seen covered with oil on Salamina island. REUTERS/Giorgos Moutafis

A beach is seen covered with oil on Salamina island. REUTERS/Giorgos Moutafis
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Oil that leaked from a small oil tanker on Salamina island. 


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Oil that leaked from a small oil tanker on Salamina island. REUTERS/Giorgos Moutafis

Oil that leaked from a small oil tanker on Salamina island. REUTERS/Giorgos Moutafis
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