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Captain of Japanese ship arrested over Mauritius oil spill

Mangrove forests unlikely to recover fully for decades

TOKYO -- The captain of the Japanese bulk carrier that ran aground off the coast of Mauritius and spilled about 1,000 tons of oil into the Indian Ocean has been arrested, an attorney for the ship's owner told Nikkei on Tuesday.

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