Tonga Disaster Devastates

Published 1/21/2022 2255 PT

The Royal Navy’s HMS Spey is en route from Tahiti to help support internaltion disaster relief efforts after a tsunami devastated the area of Tonga.

Credit: The Royal Navy

In Peru, an oil spill leaked about 6,000 barrels crude mucky oil after tsunami waves spreading the liquid in the ocean and then washing up onto the coastline. This has caused a major ecological disaster killing oceanic life, animals and people’s livelihoods. Media reports state cleanup could take weeks and images showing workers using primitive tools.

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