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Najib urges Indonesia to tackle fires; haze drifts to Thai sky

Downtown buildings in Singapore are shrouded in smog on Monday. Indonesia has come under pressure in the past few weeks to contain the annual haze crisis, caused by slash-and-burn agriculture.


MALAYSIAN Prime Minister Najib Razak has called on Indonesia to take action against people setting fires that have caused choking smoke to drift across the region, with the sky over southern Thailand the latest to be clouded by the pollution.

Indonesia has come under