Mongoose: Water Scarcity for Half the World

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More than half the world’s population suffers from ‘severe’ water scarcity, scientists say

Alarming new research has found that 4 billion people around the globe – including close to 2 billion in India and China – live in conditions of extreme water scarcity at least one month during the year. Half a billion, meanwhile, experience it throughout the entire year.

Phi Beta Iota: This will foster poverty, disease, crime, and ultimately war.

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