The countries facing the worst water shortages

Alex Beuge@matthewchampion
Friday 03 April 2015 12:10
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The governor of California has imposed the first mandatory water restrictions in the state's history, ordering cities and towns to reduce their water usage by 25 per cent.

With the UN having warned of a looming global water crisis, the figures reveal how parched our planet really is...

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