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The Middle East is baking in a 60 degree heatwave which is pushing people to the limits of survival

There are fears that the extreme temperatures will prove fatal for the region’s poorest residents, who can’t afford air conditioning to combat the heat

PEOPLE in the Middle East are being pushed to breaking point by a deadly heatwave, and it’s showing no signs of letting up.

The scorching conditions have created an ongoing crisis across the region, with temperatures nearly at the point where it is too hot for human survival.

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A recent heatwave in India saw temperatures rise to 51C, the highest in the country’s recorded history

Over the past month, temperatures in Kuwait and Iraq have soared to 54 degrees, with Baghdad, the capital of Iraq, baking in temperatures of 43C nearly every day for almost two straight months.

And things are even worse in the United…

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