Petroleum in Hawaii’s water after another leak at US Navy tank farm and other stories

Today we look at a fuel leak from a US Navy tank farm into Hawai’i’s water, the war in Ethiopia as federal forces retake strategic towns, and more

December 07, 2021 by Peoples Dispatch

In today’s episode of the Daily Round-up we look at the contamination of drinking water in Hawai’i after a fuel leak at the U.S. Navy’s Red Hill tank farm; the ongoing war in Ethiopia and the recapture of several strategic towns by the federal forces and allied militias; the failed no-confidence motion against Solomon Islands Prime Minister Sogavare after violent protests in Honiara; and the state of resistance declared by Indigenous peoples in Ecuador citing a lack of response by the Lasso government to urgent socio-economic issues.