Rising Temperatures, Dying Cattle: Iraq Is Reeling From Climate Change

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Iraq is at the frontlines of the climate crisis, with temperatures rising twice as fast as the global average. It’s also a major oil producer and the world’s second largest offender of gas flaring, a process that releases CO2. Special Correspondent Simona Foltyn reports as part of our ongoing series, “Peril & Promise: The Challenge of Climate Change.”

Source: PBS NewsHour
Length: 9:25
Country: Iraq
Language: English
Date: 16.01.2022