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Singapore demands action on smog

‘WORST HAZE EVER’:Singapore says Indonesia must act to reduce the hazardous levels of smog blanketing the city-state due to Indonesian slash-and-burn farming


Smallholders and plantations in Sumatra — some of them with Singaporean investors — have been accused of using fire to clear land for cultivation, but big palm oil companies deny involvement in such activities.

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