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Middle East river basin has lost dead sea-sized quantity of water : Researchers cite pumping from underground reservoirs

ScienceDaily (February 12, 2013)

Middle East river basin has lost dead sea-sized quantity of water : Researchers cite pumping from underground reservoirs

ScienceDaily (February 12, 2013)

Already strained by water scarcity and political tensions, the arid Middle East along the Tigris and Euphrates rivers is losing critical water reserves at a rapid pace, from Turkey upstream to Syria, Iran and Iraq below.

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The above story is based on materials provided by University of California - Irvine.

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