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BP braced for US pollution lawsuit

The civil trial between BP and the US states effected by the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill is set to begin.

The battle for compensation between BP and the US states affected by the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill is set to begin.

The oil giant faces the biggest civil fine in history over the US's worst environmental disaster.

Samira Hussain reports.