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Maldives declares crisis situation as capital runs out of water after

Maldives declares crisis situation as capital runs out of water after
A state of emergency has been declared in the Indian Ocean state of the Maldives, where the capital has run out of safe drinking water. Authorities declared a "disaster situation" after a fire at a desalination plant on Thursday led to a drinking water …
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Acute Water Shortage Leads to State of Emergency in the Maldives
The Maldives, an Indian Ocean nation comprised of nearly 1,200 islands, would seem an unlikely country to experience a water crisis. Yet it is now facing a state of emergency, after a fire at the sole desalination plant in the capital city of Male …
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