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Disaster-prone villages in south Pakistan trained in early warning

By Aamir Saeed | Mon, 2 Dec 2013 16:04 PM

THATTA, Pakistan (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Thanks to training in how to keep safe from storms, fisherman Muhammad Siddique and his colleagues in southern Pakistan’s Thatta district now know when they should stay on dry land.

“The early warning teams update us daily on the sea’s condition, and we avoid going fishing if it is rough and dangerous,” said Siddique, who lives around ...

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