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Fuel and LPG Shortage Leads for Excessive Logging

Yemen is facing a huge crisis in fuel availability, including the domestic LPG; therefore, many locals were pushed to use firewood, represented in a random cutting for trees, which threatens the ground cover of vegetation in Yemen.…

Climate change now worse than war for Afghan farmers

Drought stalks the parched fields around the remote Afghan district of Bala Murghab, where climate change is proving a deadlier foe than the country's recent conflicts. As the world watched the Taliban wage a stunning…

Myanmar activist arrested in junta raid: Wife

An activist who rose to prominence during Myanmar's 1988 student uprising has been arrested in an overnight raid, his wife said on Sunday (Oct 24), the latest blow to the anti-junta movement as the military cracks down on dissent.…