Indonesian president sued over congested capital’s air pollution

A general view of the capital city as smog covers it in Jakarta, Indonesia, July 4, 2019. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Environmental groups sued the Indonesian president and several government officials on Thursday over worsening air quality in the capital, Jakarta, one of the world’s most congested cities. Jakarta is consistently ranked among the top 10 most polluted cities in the world, according to Air Visual, a Swiss-based group that monitors air quality. […]

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