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The Middle East is running out of water, and parts of it are becoming uninhabitable

Published on: Sun, 22 Aug 2021 4:08:09 UTC
News Agency: CNN
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The ferries that once shuttled tourists to and from the little islets in Iran's Lake Urmia sit rusty, unable to move, on what is rapidly becoming a salt plain. Just two decades ago, Urmia was the Middle East's biggest lake, its local economy a thriving tourist center of hotels and restaurants.

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