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Surf's up in Bangladesh


Surfing is starting to take off in Bangladesh thanks to the efforts of the country's first man to ride the waves.

But this new venue for the sport could be short-lived as the beaches of Cox's Bazaar are threatened by rising sea levels.

Mark Dummett reports.


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