Tuesday, 1 June 2010

Israel VS Palestine and ...the water

Have you ever wondered what the price of 1 tonne (1m3) of water is? In Greece, it costs about 0.45 euros. But people sunbathing in Saint Tropez and drinking bottled Evian water have to pay several hundred euros for the same amount. In Palestine, water is even more expensive - people have to cross the Egypt-Palestine borders to carry water back to their homes. So, it seems, water is priceless. We could go so far as to rephrase Carville - "It's the water, stupid!"

[all the article, here]

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