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Severe drought, floods destroy crops in Papua New Guinea highlands

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Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Mon, 7 Sep 2015 05:46 GMT

Author: Catherine Wilson

AVANINOFI, Papua New Guinea, Sept 7 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - One day last March, farmers in this village on the banks of the Kafetina River, in the mountainous highlands of Papua New Guinea, watched their food gardens swept away by pouring rain, flooding and landslides.

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