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Syed Muhammad Abubakar



is an environmental journalist based in Pakistan.  

All articles of Syed Muhammad Abubakar

The Hindu Kush Himalaya region

Nature is changing rapidly in the Hindu Kush Himalaya

Glaciers, snow and permafrost are undergoing rapid transformation in the Hindu Kush Himalaya region, with disastrous consequences for water and food security

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