Oil spill leads Israel to close beaches as it faces one of its ‘most severe ecological disasters’

CNN | Feb 22, 2021 at 9:09 AM
  • Sraeli authorities are trying to locate the source of a suspected oil spill that has been described as one of the most severe ecological disasters to hit the country, threatening wildlife, forcing beaches to close and prompting a mass cleanup.
  • It warned that the spill had not yet been contained as tar continues to wash up on the country’s beaches.