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A combination of pictures shows volunteers cleaning up the oil covered rocks on a beach of Muxia, northwestern Spain, following the sinking of the Prestige oil tanker off Spain, on April 17, 2003 (top) and a fisherman standing on the same beach on November 8, 2012. Ten year ago the Prestige leaked 50,000 tonnes of fuel into the Atlantic after it sank off northern Spain. It took on water in a storm on November 13, 2002, and drifted for six days before breaking up and sinking. AFP PHOTO / MIGUEL RIOPA (Photo credit should read MIGUEL RIOPA/AFP/Getty Images)
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A combination of pictures shows volunteers cleaning up the oil covered rocks on a beach of Muxia, northwestern Spain, following the sinking of the Prestige oil tanker off Spain, on April 17, 2003 (top) and a fisherman standing on the same beach on November 8, 2012. Ten year ago the Prestige leaked 50,000 tonnes of fuel into the Atlantic after it sank off northern Spain. It took on water in a storm on November 13, 2002, and drifted for six days before breaking up and sinking. AFP PHOTO / MIGUEL RIOPA (Photo credit should read MIGUEL RIOPA/AFP/Getty Images)
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November 11, 2012
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156258769
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MIGUEL RIOPA / Stringer
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AFP
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