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Mohammed Kadhim Atti

Once Iraq’s Venice, Basra's waters have now turned deadly

Sep 27 2018

BASRA, Iraq Once dubbed the “Venice of the Middle East” for its canals, Iraq's crumbling port city of Basra is slowly dying of thirst. | Video

Once Iraq's Venice, Basra's waters have now turned deadly

Sep 27 2018

BASRA, Iraq Once dubbed the “Venice of the Middle East” for its canals, Iraq's crumbling port city of Basra is slowly dying of thirst. | Video

Iraq's wetland wildlife threatened by low water levels

Jul 11 2018

CHIBAYISH MARSHES, Iraq Dozens of water buffalo in Iraq's southeastern wetlands have died because of low water levels in the marshes, threatening the livelihoods of a community of marsh dwellers that has made the area its home for millennia. | Video

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