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Journal Lawmakers Call for End to River Revival Project

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Some lawmakers are demanding that the government stop its plan to revive four major Korean rivers, the Han, Nakdong, Geum and Yeongsan. The project's opponents raised concerns about the credibility of the environmental impact assessment and about a possible drinking water shortage as a result of the project.