Sri Lanka Seeks to Expedite Removal of X-Press Pearl

The government of Sri Lanka is working to expedite the removal of the wreck of the containership X-Press Pearl from its shores while also continuing its efforts to monitor for environmental pollution and damage as well as to receive compensation. A report from the government committee formed to investigate the damages and oversee the salvage operations details efforts that are expected to continue into 2022.

According to a copy of the report obtained by the Sri Lankan news outlet News First, the...

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