Rethinking European Borders as Alpine Ice Melts

Italy and Switzerland are planning to redraw their shared alpine border, as global warming is melting the glaciers that originally guided the line. Although peaceful, the move raises fears of future conflicts over shifting borders and resources. Glaciers and ice fields around the world are melting as temperatures rise, with Europe's high mountains particularly hard hit. The original proposal to move the Swiss-Italian border comes from Franco Narducci, a member of Italy's centre-left opposition...Full Story
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