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Tessa Fox

Tessa Fox

Tessa Fox is a freelance journalist, photographer and filmmaker focusing on conflict, humanitarian affairs and human rights in the Middle East. Previously based in Palestine and Turkey, she is now based in Beirut, primarily covering Lebanon, Syria and Iraq.

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Desertification in an Iraqi Bread Basket

Desertification in an Iraqi Bread Basket

The Basra region has been the bread basket of Iraq. But because of salinization of lands, decrease of water flow into rivers due to upstream damming, climate change and pollution, farmers are increasingly unable to farm. People dependent on fish and buffaloes in the marshlands are in competition for food.

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