Skip to main content
World news explained

Israel, Jordan, Palestinians sign historic water project

Audio 05:35
The Red Sea
The Red Sea Romazur/Wikimedia Commons

Israel, Jordan and the Palestinian authority have signed a historic water-sharing initiative for the construction of a desalination plant at Aqaba and a water pipeline from the Red Sea to the Dead Sea. Israel's ministry of regional cooperation says this could help refilling the Dead Sea, which is slowly drying up butGidon Bromberg, a local environmental activist, is fiercly against the plan. 

Page not found

The content you requested does not exist or is not available anymore.