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Brazil oil spill: who is responsible?

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In Depth Gabriel Power Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 12:03pm

Anger is growing in Brazil over a mysterious oil spill that has forced the closure of some of the countrys most naturally diverse beaches.

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In early September, oil began washing up on Brazils northeastern shores, covering a stretch of coast around 1,300 miles long, killing a number of animals and destroying swathes of pristine coral.