Russian mine leak: Investigation after acid spill images go viral

Last month, President Vladimir Putin declared a state of emergency over a massive oil spill in the Arctic circle in May.

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    Russian prosecutors are inspecting a facility that is supposed to be treating a toxic chemical leak from an abandoned mine in the Ural Mountains.

    Images of large scale environmental damage went viral on social media last week.

    Al Jazeera's Sara Khairat reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera News


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