Friction flows over Nile waters

George, Alan
May 1998
Middle East;May98, Issue 278, p15
Presents information on the reaction to a massive irrigation scheme by Egypt causing friction between the states of the Nile basin. Reason for the friction; Details on the water dispute over increased water demands of some states in the basin; Information on the irrigation project; What the main points of contention are.


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