Italy’s longest river at risk after ‘sabotage’ at oil depot

Independent (UK): Italian officials warned of an ecological disaster as they scrambled to contain an oil spill that reached the the Po river yesterday. Milan regional officials said the cause was certainly sabotage at a former refinery turned oil depot on the tributary Lambro river. While no arrests have been made, Italian news reports have noted that the depot owner had laid off several workers in recent months. There were varying accounts of the amount of oil released: officials in Milan said ......

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