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5. The president of what island nation announced plans to buy more than 5,000 acres of land in Fiji in case rising waters force its 103,000 inhabitants to evacuate?

In March, Anote Tong, the president of Kiribati, told The Associated Press of plans to buy nearly 6,000 acres on Fiji's main island, Viti Levu. The purchase would allow the citizens of Kiribati an escape plan should sea levels continue to rise and flood the island.

In March, Anote Tong, the president of Kiribati, told The Associated Press of plans to buy nearly 6,000 acres on Fiji's main island, Viti Levu. The purchase would allow the citizens of Kiribati an escape plan should sea levels continue to rise and flood the island.

In March, Anote Tong, the president of Kiribati, told The Associated Press of plans to buy nearly 6,000 acres on Fiji's main island, Viti Levu. The purchase would allow the citizens of Kiribati an escape plan should sea levels continue to rise and flood the island.

In March, Anote Tong, the president of Kiribati, told The Associated Press of plans to buy nearly 6,000 acres on Fiji's main island, Viti Levu. The purchase would allow the citizens of Kiribati an escape plan should sea levels continue to rise and flood the island.

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Barbados

 

Japan

 

Sri Lanka

 

Kiribati

 
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