South Pacific water shortage hits Tokelau

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Crise de lÂ’eau potable dans le Pacifique Sud

L’atoll de Funafuti à Tuvalu © AFP PHOTO/Torsten BLACKWOOD

A second South Pacific community is suffering a severe water shortage due to an ongoing drought crisis.

Tokelau declared a state of emergency late on Monday, following a similar move in neighbouring Tuvalu, where water is already being rationed.

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