Thursday, August 11, 2005
Kuala Lumpur's landmarks have disappeared
The pollution is blamed on fires lit to clear land in neighbouring Indonesia, seriously affecting air quality and visibility across the Malacca Strait.
Air quality readings taken in the two cities showed pollution markers to be above the emergency level of 500.The haze has prompted hundreds of schools to shut, as well as disrupting airports and busy shipping lanes
Read the full report here