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Massive land reclamation plan in Penang upsets environmentalists, fishermen

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Malaysia could soon have three new islands. The government wants to build artificial islands in the northern state of Penang. Al Jazeera’s Florence Looi has more from Penang.

The controversial project is part of an effort to develop the region and provide more economic opportunities. But many people are concerned about its impact on the environment.

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