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Ivory Coast town sinking underwater as coastal erosion advances

Published on: Tue, 10 Sep 2019 12:15:11 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
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The village of Lahou-Kpanda is sinking. In the past 30 years, residents of the once-thriving historic town 140 km southwest of the Ivorian capital Abidjan have seen their prison, hospital and school be subsumed by the waters.

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