The two natural disasters in North Africa occurred within days of one another.
Most of the casualties from the massive tremor were in an area south of Marrakesh.
Following an alarming report by the Ministry of Environmental Protection, Israeli environmentalists are calling for tighter limits on oil shipping in the Gulf of Eilat.
The US imposed sanctions on Green Without Borders and its leader, Zuhair Subhi Nahla, for providing cover for Hezbollah's activities in southern Lebanon.
In Turkey’s Mediterranean province of Antalya, soaring humidity levels have also disrupted air travel.
Countries like Iraq are particularly susceptible to climate change, as recurring blackouts make it harder to stay cool indoors.
The high temperatures have widely been linked to the overall impacts of climate change, which is hitting Iran twice harder than global averages, according to official data.
Work begins to transfer oil off the decrepit FSO Safer, but US Special Envoy for Yemen Tim Lenderking says further progress toward peace will require Yemenis talking to one another.
Scientists say the wildfires have become more intense in the past years due to climate change.
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