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Iran, regional nations sign accord to tackle sand storms
Description: Iran, Iraq, Syria, Qatar and Turkey have inked an accord in Tehran aimed at tackling the problem of sand storms within the next five years. The agreement was reached at an environmental conference during which officials agreed to establish a network of meteorological stations, regenerate vegetation to stabilise soil and exchange expertise in these areas. [Source: Agence France Presse]
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Source: Agence France Presse
Publish Date: 9/30/2010
Reading Level: Basic
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