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Bangladesh is using 5 million palm trees to stop deadly lightning strikes

Ghior elected representative Abdul Baten stands near young palm trees along a village road in central Bangladesh Image: Thomson Reuters Foundation/A.Z.M. Anas

A.Z.M. Anas

Freelance Journalist, Thomson Reuters Foundation


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A view of the widow of Mongol Chandra Sarker (in white sari) with her daughter and son in front of the family's tin house. Image: Thomson Reuters Foundation/A.Z.M. Anas

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