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Tonga eruption triggers oil spill in Peru

Workers clean up an oil spill following an underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ancon, Peru January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Workers clean up an oil spill following an underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ancon, Peru January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Workers clean up an oil spill following an underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ancon, Peru January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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Workers clean up an oil spill following an underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ventanilla, Peru January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Workers clean up an oil spill following an underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ventanilla, Peru January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Workers clean up an oil spill following an underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ventanilla, Peru January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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A worker cleans up an oil spill following an underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ventanilla, Peru January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

A worker cleans up an oil spill following an underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ventanilla, Peru January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

A worker cleans up an oil spill following an underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ventanilla, Peru January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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A worker cleans up an oil spill following an underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ancon, Peru January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

A worker cleans up an oil spill following an underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ancon, Peru January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

A worker cleans up an oil spill following an underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ancon, Peru January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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Workers clean up an oil spill following an underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ventanilla, Peru January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Workers clean up an oil spill following an underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ventanilla, Peru January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Workers clean up an oil spill following an underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ventanilla, Peru January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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Workers clean up an oil spill following an underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ventanilla, Peru January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Workers clean up an oil spill following an underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ventanilla, Peru January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Workers clean up an oil spill following an underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ventanilla, Peru January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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Workers clean up an oil spill following an underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ventanilla, Peru January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Workers clean up an oil spill following an underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ventanilla, Peru January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Workers clean up an oil spill following an underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ventanilla, Peru January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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A dead bird lies on a beach during a clean-up, following an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away, in Tonga, in Ventanilla, Peru, January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

A dead bird lies on a beach during a clean-up, following an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away, in Tonga, in Ventanilla, Peru, January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

A dead bird lies on a beach during a clean-up, following an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away, in Tonga, in Ventanilla, Peru, January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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Fishermen patrol as fishing activities come to a halt following oil spill contamination after an underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ancon, Peru January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Fishermen patrol as fishing activities come to a halt following oil spill contamination after an underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ancon, Peru January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Fishermen patrol as fishing activities come to a halt following oil spill contamination after an underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ancon, Peru January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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Residents protest against Spanish energy firm Repsol after the government said that Repsol was responsible for the oil spill in the ocean which the company blamed on unusual waves triggered by a volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ancon, Peru, January 25, 2022. The sign reads: Repsol out of Peru. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Residents protest against Spanish energy firm Repsol after the government said that Repsol was responsible for the oil spill in the ocean which the company blamed on unusual waves triggered by a volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ancon, Peru, January 25,...more

Residents protest against Spanish energy firm Repsol after the government said that Repsol was responsible for the oil spill in the ocean which the company blamed on unusual waves triggered by a volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ancon, Peru, January 25, 2022. The sign reads: Repsol out of Peru. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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A satellite image shows the Repsol's La Pampilla refinery near Ventanilla, Peru January 19, 2022.  Satellite Image ©2022 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

A satellite image shows the Repsol's La Pampilla refinery near Ventanilla, Peru January 19, 2022. Satellite Image ©2022 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

A satellite image shows the Repsol's La Pampilla refinery near Ventanilla, Peru January 19, 2022. Satellite Image ©2022 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS
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A satellite image shows the oil spill in Playa Cavero, near Ventanilla, Peru January 19, 2022.  Satellite Image ©2022 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

A satellite image shows the oil spill in Playa Cavero, near Ventanilla, Peru January 19, 2022. Satellite Image ©2022 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

A satellite image shows the oil spill in Playa Cavero, near Ventanilla, Peru January 19, 2022. Satellite Image ©2022 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS
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Workers clean an area affected by the oil spill pollution caused by abnormal waves triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, in Ancon, Peru, January 21, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Workers clean an area affected by the oil spill pollution caused by abnormal waves triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, in Ancon, Peru, January 21, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Workers clean an area affected by the oil spill pollution caused by abnormal waves triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, in Ancon, Peru, January 21, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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Biologist from the National Service of Protected Natural Areas (SERNANP), work in an area affected by  the oil spill pollution caused by abnormal waves triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, in Ancon, Peru, January 21, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Biologist from the National Service of Protected Natural Areas (SERNANP), work in an area affected by  the oil spill pollution caused by abnormal waves triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, in Ancon, Peru,...more

Biologist from the National Service of Protected Natural Areas (SERNANP), work in an area affected by  the oil spill pollution caused by abnormal waves triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, in Ancon, Peru, January 21, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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Biologists from the National Service of Protected Natural Areas (SERNANP), work on a bird affected by  the oil spill pollution caused by abnormal waves triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, in Ancon, Peru, January 21, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Biologists from the National Service of Protected Natural Areas (SERNANP), work on a bird affected by  the oil spill pollution caused by abnormal waves triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, in Ancon, Peru,...more

Biologists from the National Service of Protected Natural Areas (SERNANP), work on a bird affected by  the oil spill pollution caused by abnormal waves triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, in Ancon, Peru, January 21, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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A worker cleans an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru January 19, 2022. REUTERS/Angela Ponce

A worker cleans an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru January 19, 2022. REUTERS/Angela Ponce

A worker cleans an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru January 19, 2022. REUTERS/Angela Ponce
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A worker gestures as he and colleagues clean an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru January 19, 2022. REUTERS/Angela Ponce

A worker gestures as he and colleagues clean an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru January 19, 2022. REUTERS/Angela Ponce

A worker gestures as he and colleagues clean an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru January 19, 2022. REUTERS/Angela Ponce
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Workers clean an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru January 19, 2022. REUTERS/Angela Ponce

Workers clean an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru January 19, 2022. REUTERS/Angela Ponce

Workers clean an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru January 19, 2022. REUTERS/Angela Ponce
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Residents protest against Spanish energy firm Repsol after the government said that Repsol was responsible for the oil spill in the ocean which the company blamed on unusual waves triggered by a volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ancon, Peru, January 25, 2022. The sign reads: The health is priceless. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Residents protest against Spanish energy firm Repsol after the government said that Repsol was responsible for the oil spill in the ocean which the company blamed on unusual waves triggered by a volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ancon, Peru, January 25,...more

Residents protest against Spanish energy firm Repsol after the government said that Repsol was responsible for the oil spill in the ocean which the company blamed on unusual waves triggered by a volcanic eruption in Tonga, in Ancon, Peru, January 25, 2022. The sign reads: The health is priceless. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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Workers rest after cleaning an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru January 19, 2022. REUTERS/Angela Ponce

Workers rest after cleaning an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru January 19, 2022. REUTERS/Angela Ponce

Workers rest after cleaning an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru January 19, 2022. REUTERS/Angela Ponce
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Workers clean an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru January 19, 2022. REUTERS/Angela Ponce

Workers clean an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru January 19, 2022. REUTERS/Angela Ponce

Workers clean an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru January 19, 2022. REUTERS/Angela Ponce
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Workers clean an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru, January 19, 2022.   REUTERS/Angela Ponce

Workers clean an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru, January 19, 2022.   REUTERS/Angela Ponce

Workers clean an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru, January 19, 2022.   REUTERS/Angela Ponce
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Workers rest after cleaning an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru, January 19, 2022. REUTERS/Angela Ponce

Workers rest after cleaning an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru, January 19, 2022. REUTERS/Angela Ponce

Workers rest after cleaning an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru, January 19, 2022. REUTERS/Angela Ponce
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Workers walk through foam on a shore affected by an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru, January 19, 2022.  REUTERS/Angela Ponce

Workers walk through foam on a shore affected by an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru, January 19, 2022. REUTERS/Angela Ponce

Workers walk through foam on a shore affected by an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru, January 19, 2022. REUTERS/Angela Ponce
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A worker rests after cleaning an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru, January 19, 2022. REUTERS/Angela Ponce

A worker rests after cleaning an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru, January 19, 2022. REUTERS/Angela Ponce

A worker rests after cleaning an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga, off the coast of Lima, in Ventanilla, Peru, January 19, 2022. REUTERS/Angela Ponce
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Workers clean up an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, at the Peruvian beach in Ventanilla, Peru, January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Workers clean up an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, at the Peruvian beach in Ventanilla, Peru, January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Workers clean up an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, at the Peruvian beach in Ventanilla, Peru, January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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Workers clean up an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, at the Peruvian beach in Ventanilla, Peru, January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Workers clean up an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, at the Peruvian beach in Ventanilla, Peru, January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Workers clean up an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, at the Peruvian beach in Ventanilla, Peru, January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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A worker reacts during a clean-up following an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, at the Peruvian beach in Ventanilla, Peru, January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

A worker reacts during a clean-up following an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, at the Peruvian beach in Ventanilla, Peru, January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

A worker reacts during a clean-up following an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, at the Peruvian beach in Ventanilla, Peru, January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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Workers clean up an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, at the Peruvian beach in Ventanilla, Peru, January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Workers clean up an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, at the Peruvian beach in Ventanilla, Peru, January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Workers clean up an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, at the Peruvian beach in Ventanilla, Peru, January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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A worker cleans up an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, at the Peruvian beach in Ventanilla, Peru, January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

A worker cleans up an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, at the Peruvian beach in Ventanilla, Peru, January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

A worker cleans up an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, at the Peruvian beach in Ventanilla, Peru, January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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A worker walks following an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, at the Peruvian beach in Ventanilla, Peru, January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

A worker walks following an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, at the Peruvian beach in Ventanilla, Peru, January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

A worker walks following an oil spill caused by abnormal waves, triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption half a world away in Tonga, at the Peruvian beach in Ventanilla, Peru, January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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