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Elvis statue coming to German town where the King lived as a soldier

Stars and Stripes 23 Apr 2021
Army private, in the form of a nearly 6-foot-tall bronze statue ... He received a deferment to allow him to finish work on the movie “King Creole” and reported on March 24, 1958. After basic training at Fort Hood, Texas, he shipped out to Germany, where he spent 18 months serving in Company D, 32nd Tank Battalion, 3rd Armor Division, based in Friedberg.
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2020 in review: Nature's scary beautiful wonders

Gulf News 24 Dec 2020
1 of 20. Locals harvest their potatoes as Mount Sinabung spews volcanic ash in Karo, North Sumatra province, Indonesia. Image Credit. Reuters. 2 of 20. Lightning strikes are seen above the skyline of Shanghai's financial district of Pudong, China ... The bulk carrier ship MV Wakashio rests on a reef after it ran aground at Riviere des Creoles, Mauritius ... .
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Mauritius shipping disaster caused by lack of attention to safety - owner

Yahoo Daily News 18 Dec 2020
A general view shows the bulk carrier ship MV Wakashio, belonging to a Japanese company but Panamanian-flagged, that ran aground on a reef, at Riviere des Creoles ... The company will ban private use of cell phones during working hours on bridges and install high-speed communications systems on all its ships, as well beef up training, it said.
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Mauritius fishermen battle to save dozens dolphins near oil spill

Metro USA 30 Aug 2020
Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York City ... FILE PHOTO. A general view shows the bulk carrier ship MV Wakashio, that ran aground on a reef, at Riviere des Creoles. FILE PHOTO. A general view shows the bulk carrier ship MV Wakashio, that ran aground on a reef, at Riviere des Creoles. .
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Photos: 39 dolphins, 3 whales wash up on Mauritius after oil spill

Gulf News 29 Aug 2020
1 of 13 ... Image Credit. REUTERS ... The dolphins began washing up this week, several days after some 1,000 tons of fuel spilled from a Japanese ship that ran aground on a coral reef then split apart under the pounding surf. ... A general view shows the bulk carrier ship MV Wakashio, that ran aground on a reef, at Riviere des Creoles, Mauritius Image Credit ... .
photo: AP / Eshan Juman/Greenpeace
In this photo supplied by Greenpeace on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020, dolphins lay dead on the shore on the Indian Ocean island of Mauritius
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‘Heartwrenching’ dolphin deaths in Mauritius oil spill area rise to 40

Metro USA 28 Aug 2020
The body of the baby floated on the surface ... The dolphins have been dying in an area affected by an oil spill caused when a Japanese ship, the MV Wakashio, struck a coral reef last month. The ship was scuttled on Monday ... FILE PHOTO. A general view shows the bulk carrier ship MV Wakashio, that ran aground on a reef, at Riviere des Creoles. .
photo: AP / Sophie Seneque
This photo taken and provided by Sophie Seneque, shows a boom, a temporary floating barrier used to contain the oil spill in Mahebourg Waterfront, Mauritius, Saturday Aug. 8, 2020, after it leaked from the MV Wakashio, a bulk carrier ship that recently ran aground off the southeast coast of Mauritius.
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Japanese team to assist Mauritius with oil spill cleanup

Independent online (SA) 15 Aug 2020
... emergency" in what some scientists call the country's worst ecological disaster.General view of a mangrove covered in oil from the bulk carrier ship MV Wakashio, belonging to a Japanese company but Panamanian-flagged, ran aground on a reef, at the Riviere des Creoles, Mauritius.
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Stricken oil tanker splits in half after leaking 1,000 tonnes of fuel into protected seas

Metro UK 15 Aug 2020
The latest images from the clean-up effort of the Japanese MV Wakashio show the stricken ship is in two halves after being buffeted by waves for more than three weeks. It’s thought that most, if not all, the remaining 3,000 tonnes of fuel had been pumped off the ship before it split – preventing further catastrophic damage to the pristine sea.
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Japanese ship involved in Mauritius oil spill breaks apart

Metro USA 15 Aug 2020
On Friday, some residual oil from the ship leaked into the ocean, Mauritius Marine Conservation Society President Jacqueline Sauzier told Reuters on Saturday morning ... Removing the ship is likely to take months ... Oil from the bulk carrier ship MV Wakashio that ran aground on a reef, at Riviere des Creoles.
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Explainer: Who pays for Mauritius oil spill and how much?

Metro USA 14 Aug 2020
THE SHIP AND OPERATOR. The owner and operator of the ship is Nagashiki Shipping, an Okayama, Japan-based private company that said Mauritius had requested compensation ... SHIP REMOVAL ... A general view shows the bulk carrier ship MV Wakashio, that ran aground on a reef, at Riviere des Creoles.
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Apologies for Mauritius oil disaster not enough

Independent online (SA) 13 Aug 2020
The shipping company should be underwriting the massive costs of cleaning up ... An early warning system should have been in place to warn of an impending disaster.Spilled oil from the bulk carrier ship MV Wakashio is seen at the Mahebourg Waterfront in Riviere des Creoles, Mauritius.
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Oil Spill Spreads to the Mahebourg Waterfront in Riviere des Creoles, Mauritius

Yahoo Daily News 13 Aug 2020
Oil from the Japanese-owned tanker ship spill lingered on the Mahebourg waterfront in Riviere des Creoles, Mauritius on August 7.
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Mauritius tourism, reeling from COVID, now hit by oil spill

Metro USA 12 Aug 2020
A barrel of leaked oil from the bulk carrier ship MV Wakashio, belonging to a Japanese company but Panamanian-flagged, that ran aground on a reef, is seen at the Mahebourg Waterfront in Riviere des Creoles ... Panamanian-flagged, that ran aground on a reef, at Riviere des Creoles.
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Sea life around Mauritius dying as oil spill from Japanese ship spreads

Independent online (SA) 12 Aug 2020
"We don't know what may happen further with the boat, it may crack more," said clean up volunteer Yvan Luckhun.Spilled oil from the Japanese-owned bulk carrier ship MV Wakashio that ran aground on a reef, is seen at the Mahebourg Waterfront in Riviere des Creoles, Mauritius, August 11, 2020.
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Mauritius says almost all oil removed from damaged Japanese ship

Metro USA 12 Aug 2020
“At the time I’m talking to you, almost all the oil has been removed from the ship,” Jugnauth told reporters, according to remarks shared by his office ... The bulk carrier ship MV Wakashio that ran aground on a reef, at Riviere des Creoles ... Oil spilled from the bulk carrier ship MV Wakashio in Riviere des Creoles.
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