Thailand: Bangkok facing ‘disaster scenarios’

Canberra Times: Climate change and rising sea waters could wipe out much of the world's rice stocks and leave millions homeless in Thailand, a leaked US cable reveals. The diplomatic cable, sent to ASEAN members and US departments last year, was part of the cache of tens of thousands of diplomatic documents issued by WikiLeaks last week. In it, the US embassy in Bangkok flags the alarming prediction that rising sea levels will threaten Bangkok's 12million residents with inundation by 2050. The UN International......

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