Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh
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World's longest natural sea beach under threat

Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh is the world's longest natural sea beach, and a popular tourist destination in the country.

But while it has traditionally been celebrated for its lack of development, there are now growing fears that new buildings being constructed along the beach are going to threaten its environment and wildlife.

The BBC's Anbarasan Ethirajan paid a visit to Cox's Bazar to find out more.

  • 26 Dec 2012
  • From the section Asia