How Israel Uses Water as a Weapon of War
Date Written: 24/06/2016
Year Published: 2016
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX19624
Entire communities in the West Bank either have no access to water or have had their water supply reduced almost by half. This alarming development has been taking place for weeks, since Israels national water company, "Mekorot", decided to cut off or significantly reduce its water supply to Jenin, Salfit and many villages around Nablus, among other regions. Israel has been 'waging a water war' against Palestinians.