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Despite heatwave warnings, South Korea presses on with World Scout Jamboree

Participants take shelter from the strong sunlight at the camping site for the 25th World Scout Jamboree in Buan, South Korea, on 4th August, 2023.

Buan, South Korea Reuters South Korea decided on Saturday to press on with hosting the World Scout Jamboree, despite warnings about the dangers posed by the extreme heat the country is enduring, and the US and British contingents pulling out a week early. Tens of thousands of scouts, aged between 14 to 18 years, had […]