Worst drought in decades hits Chile capital and outskirts
8/23/2019 8:43 PM EST
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Officials in Chile say the capital city and its outskirts are suffering from the worst drought in many years.
The government has declared an agricultural emergency in many areas to try to fast-track a series of relief measures for farmers, including provision of drinking water and medicine for animals.
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Santiago Metropolitan region, Coquimbo, Valparaiso and O'Higgins are among the worst-hit areas.
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