Firefighters in Sarawak blame errant landowners for thick haze | Video

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Firefighters in Sarawak blame errant landowners for thick haze | Video

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Firefighters in Sarawak, Malaysia, are appealing for stricter laws against errant landowners who start forest and peatland fires to clear their land for crops. The rampant burning in September covered much of the state with a thick haze that forced more than 1,000 schools to close. Melissa Goh reports.

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