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Thousands pray for rain in Indonesia as forests go up in smoke

Reuters Wednesday, 11 September 2019
Thousands of Indonesians prayed for rain in haze-hit towns on the islands of Sumatra and Borneo on Wednesday, as forest fires raged at the height of the dry season, the state Antara news agency reported.
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News video: Hundreds of Muslims in Sumatra pray for rain to end forest fire haze crisis

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The haze crisis in Indonesia brought on by forest fires has prompted people in the Riau region to pray by the thousands for rain.

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