Oil spreads along the coastline of Rennell Island after spilling from the MV Solomon Trader. Photo: Handout

Solomon Islands oil spill worse than first thought, say owners of Hong Kong-flagged tanker, as three-mile-long slick threatens Unesco World Heritage site

  • More than 70 tonnes of oil has been lost after MV Solomon Trader ran aground a month ago
  • With hundreds of tonnes of oil still inside ship, there are fears disaster could get worse
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Oil spreads along the coastline of Rennell Island after spilling from the MV Solomon Trader. Photo: Handout
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