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UNESCO urges Bangladesh to scrap Sundarbans plant

19 Oct 2016 at 14:46

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DHAKA - The United Nations has urged Bangladesh to halt construction of a huge coal-fired power plant near the Sundarbans, warning of a serious threat to the delicate ecosystem of the world's largest mangrove forest.

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