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20 Aug 2012 21:29 GMT | Environment, Latin America, Mexico
Mexico is suffering from one of its worst droughts in more than 70 years.
The dry conditions have prompted farmers to look for alternative methods to bring moisture back to the parched earth.
Al Jazeera’s Barbara Benitez reports.
Source: Al Jazeera
More than 2.5m people are left without food and water as 40 per cent of the national territory is affected.
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Soldiers' retreat from Ariha in country's northwest gives coalition called Fattah Army control of Idlib province.
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101 East follows one man's mission to restore hope to survivors of Nepal's worst natural disaster in recent history.
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