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Experts warn of more heat waves worldwide

WT24 Desk The effects of climate change mean the world can expect higher temperatures and more frequent heat waves, climate experts have warned, with poor communities likely to be worst affected, Reuters reports. Heat is neglected because it is both ...

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Heatwave grips northern Europe as Greece burns

WT24 Desk ATHENS,  – Scorching hot weather set the conditions for Greece’s wildfires — Europe’s deadliest this century with scores killed — while record temperatures in the north of the continent have also sparked blazes causing widespread damage in recent ...

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Record 207 green activists killed in 2017

WT24 Desk Nearly four land and environmental activists were killed each week last year, murdered for opposing large-scale agriculture and mining projects in the deadliest year on record, a campaign group said on Tuesday, Reuters reports. In 22 countries surveyed ...

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