BP Oil Well 'Kill' Plan Delayed

‘BP’s plan to permanently stop the oil leakage of the Gulf of Mexico has been postponed to next week, US oil spill chief Thad Allen has said.

“So generally the next week will be preps, making sure everything is ready to go… and then the week of the first of August is when we will attempt to do the static kill and then move back and finish the bottom kill,” Allen said.’

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