July 14, 2011

Severe drought in China's northern Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region

In China's northern Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, severe drought as of July 2011 caused by lack of rain since the previous winter has dried up about 197 water reservoirs, creating a shortage of drinking water for 800,000 people and threatening more than four million acres of crops.

Sources:
NTD TV
Tibetan Review
China Daily

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