Oil spill spoils Indonesian beaches, major cleanup operation on

It is the second potential environmental catastrophe for the company in just over a year.

    Indonesia's state energy firm says it will take about two months to shut down a well that is spewing oil into the Java Sea.

    An investigation has begun into what caused the spill, which started more than two weeks ago.

    Al Jazeera's Alexi O'Brien reports.


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