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Through hell and high water: Torres Strait Islanders fight for their home

Flooded landscape of Boigu Island in the Torres Strait. Photo: Talei Elu

The people of the Torres Strait Islands may soon be forced to leave their homelands if nothing is done to stop increasingly frequent catastrophic weather events and rising sea levels, writes James Fitzgerald Sice.

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