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Africa: Home of haywire heatwaves and southern snowfalls

By Damien Glez

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Posted on August 10, 2023 11:17

In July, while snow fell in South Africa – a very rare occurrence – countries in North Africa broke minimum and maximum heat records.

Russian President Vladimir Putin will not be coming to the 15th BRICS summit in Johannesburg this year, but at least he will be spared being plunged into a Siberian winter.

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