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Pakistan moves to ban plastic bags

Urgent tweet prompts government action, but experts warn results may take years

ISLAMABAD -- Bans on plastic bags are spreading across Pakistan as the nation finally opens its eyes to once-charming landscapes and free-flowing drains choked by ugly and destructive plastic.

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