Middle East
Warning against Gulf coast rapid development
UN University report says the fragile marine ecosystems shared by eight gulf nations must be protected.
Last Modified: 17 Nov 2011 22:59

A United Nations University report has warned against rapid coastal development for countries in the Middle east.

The report says the fragile marine ecosystems shared by eight Gulf nations must be protected.

The Gulf has developed more than 40% of its coastline.

Al Jazeera’s Zeina Khodr has more from Doha.

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