March 15, 2019 / 7:03 PM / 2 months ago

Prosecutors seek $13 billion from Vale for environmental restoration

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Vale SA is pictured in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 7, 2017. Picture taken August 7, 2017. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes/File Photo

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazilian prosecutors requested that mining company Vale SA be ordered to guarantee funds of 50 billion reais (9.87 billion pounds) for environmental recovery efforts after a January dam disaster, they said in a statement on Friday.

Reporting by Marta Nogueira and Marcelo Teixeira; Editing by Christian Plumb

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