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Indonesia vows ‘war’ after haze investigators held

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The incident, which saw 7 investigators held by a 100-strong gang allegedly hired by a palm oil company, highlights the difficulty faced in tackling the raging blazes that cloak Southeast Asia with haze every year

JAKARTA, Indonesia (Sept. 7, 2016) — Indonesia vowed on Wednesday, September 7 to “wage war” against illegal land burning after officials were detained and faced death threats from a mob allegedly trying to stop them investigating smog-belching fires.  Continue reading Indonesia vows ‘war’ after haze investigators held