Indonesia is burning out of greed: In the region the illegal logging and burning of the tropical forrest is already referred to as "crimes against humanity", NASA warns even of the most devastating forest fires of the planet: For more than 3 months, a man-made environmental disaster taking place in Indonesia, finds scant attention in the Western world. And believe, there is a clear reason for, just check out who are the “investors” of the land the Indonesian government has been sold the forests…
It is a catastrophe of indescribable proportions. El Niño (Southern Oscillation), has dried up the soil . As a consequence the annual dry season has been extended by several months. A spark, a match is enough, to trigger the flaming inferno.
According to the Indonesian authorities 19 people died by smoke inhalation or when trying to extinguish the flames. 500,000 Indonesians suffer accordingly from respiratory diseases. And it does not need very much imagination how many people and animals are dying more unnoticed in a country where official registrations are not known.
More than 500 orang utans had to be treated in a so-called "rehabilitation center", say animal rights activists. The apes have severe breathing problems, some need medication to treat pulmonary infections. The Singaporean government has tried to sue Indonesia for these crimes with no success, yet...
I had just been in to Penang and KL: Everything is under a huge blanket of smog. Everything, ie, a region as large as Europe ca ... People have not seen the sun for months and it is at least until June continue. The buyer (investor) to whom the Indonesian government has sold the tropical forests are known which, still the Indonesian government have just pocked the money ....
this is how it is looking these days in Malaysia these days.
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