Water Fight
Posted by aogThursday, 17 October 2002 at 07:51 TrackBack Ping URL

Orin Judd comments on Lebanon tapping a southern river for water. The Israelis are upset because this is in the same watershed that supplies much of Israel's water. I've seen predictions for over a decade that the next set of wars in the Middle East would be over water, not oil. Maybe that time is coming up. It's probably not a good sign for the Arab regimes that the Calipharians have started their jihad against the West just before then.

BBC story

Article expressing amazement that there hasn't already been a war over water in the Middle East.