10 Jan '18, 1am

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BEIJING/SEOUL (AFP/REUTERS) - Chinese authorities battling to prevent an environmental disaster after a collision between an Iranian tanker and a cargo ship said no major oil spill has been detected, but 31 sailors remained missing. Cleanup and rescue ships have faced toxic fumes, rain and windy conditions as they scrambled to find survivors and avoid a massive oil slick since Saturday’s collision. The blaze has been raging for days amid growing concerns the ship may explode or sink. Of the 30 Iranians and two Bangladeshis on the Sanchi’s crew, only one body has so far been found. South Korea's Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries told Reuters on Wednesday (Jan 10) that the tanker could burn for as long as one month. "We believe flames would last for two weeks or a month considering previous cases of oil tank accidents," said official Park Sung Dong. "What we are concerned abo...

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