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# Locust

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National emergency declared in Somalia over locust infestation
Swarms formed in eastern Ethiopia and northern Somalia and have moved through the region.
Mali could face locust invasion
Locusts threaten to infest Mali – but chemicals used to prevent the spread of the insects were taken during the recent military coup.
'Birth tourism' heightens tensions between China and Hong Kong
Half of the babies born in Hong Kong last year have parents from the mainland.