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Current Event August 12, 2014

Water Plays Crucial Role in Israeli Palestinian Conflict


Gaza is in the middle of a conflict with Israel. The fighting is weighing heavily on daily life in Gaza. Water has always been hard to get, but its even more difficult now that the price of water is going up because of the conflict. Gaza relies on electricity to desalinize their water and power is also a scarce resource during this conflict. Listen to this radio story to learn more.

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AIR DATE: 07/31/2014


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