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The Pollution in Iran's Ahwaz Region Turns Deadly

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 19:56:41 +0000

The Ahwaz region of Iran produces 95 percent of the country's oil and gas wealth—at huge cost to the area's predominantly Arab population.

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Deki the Balkan Lynx Is All Grown Up, Photos Show, but His Species Remains in Trouble

Wed, 07 Feb 2018 09:34:36 +0000

There are only an estimated few dozen individual Balkan lynx left in the wild.

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A 10-Year-Old Was Already Suing the US Government Over Climate Policy. Then Climate Change Really Hit Home.

Sat, 03 Feb 2018 05:00:28 +0000

“I think climate change is basically like a national disaster, and it’s going to affect everybody."

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Supporters of Bulgaria's Pirin National Park Protest for Its Protection With Music, Meditation, Running and Even Soup

Fri, 02 Feb 2018 20:53:52 +0000

Those rallying to protect the UNESCO World Heritage Site are employing artistic and creative ways to demand that Bulgaria's government roll back its decision allowing more construction in the park.

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Chaos in the Capital: Photos of Record Snowfall in Tokyo

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 20:24:52 +0000

Heavy snow shuts down Tokyo and provides a chance to snap stunning pictures.

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UNESCO World Heritage Site at Risk: Bulgarian Government Allows Construction in Pirin, Citizens Protest

Sat, 20 Jan 2018 19:12:43 +0000

Protesters want the controversial decision withdrawn and credible guarantees given that park preservation and the rule of law will be protected -- including the resignation of Environmental Minister Neno Dimov.

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Gold Mining Threatens Communities in Macedonia's Agricultural Heartland

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 19:25:45 +0000

"We've given mining concessions on top of water springs to dig out an insignificantly small amount of gold. Someone has decided to poison us with arsenic, sulfuric acid, and cyanide."

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Palau Visitors Are Now Required to Sign a Pledge to Respect the Environment

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 11:25:47 +0000

"Children of Palau, I take this pledge, as your guest, to preserve and protect your beautiful and unique island home."

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Post-Earthquake Tsunami Scare in the Caribbean Region Highlights a Shaky Range of Preparedness

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 11:46:15 +0000

"I want to know, now what? How will these alerts be communicated to the citizenry that's not on Social Media? This is quite sobering I tell you."

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Corruption and Poverty Lead to Rage and Despair in Iran

Sun, 07 Jan 2018 18:02:51 +0000

"The members of parliament need to know that they are accountable to the people, that they represent the people, and that the eyes of the people are upon them."

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Jamaican Police Under Pressure After New Year's Party Delays International Flights

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 18:58:31 +0000

"There will be calls for an inquiry. For accountability. Blame will be shifted. Promises will be made. There is one step, however, that we rarely take. Questioning the ‘WHY?’. "

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Despite Challenges, Jamaica’s Capital City Welcomes 2018 With a Dash of Optimism

Tue, 02 Jan 2018 18:08:25 +0000

While clouds linger, it appears that Kingston is determined to look on the sunny side of life in 2018.

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