Unchecked climate change will make the Gulf uninhabitable, claims new study

The oil-rich Gulf countries have historically disrupted climate change negotiations, although new research suggests that climate change will have devastating effects on the region. Credit: Wikipedia

The Gulf in the Middle East, the heartland of the global oil industry, will suffer heatwaves beyond the limit of human survival if climate change is unchecked, according to a new scientific study.

The extreme heatwaves will affect Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Doha and coastal cities in Iran as well as posing a deadly threat to millions of Hajj pilgrims in Saudi Arabia, when the religious festival falls in the summer.The Guardian

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