Below are articles and news items written about EcoPeace Middle East, in chronological order, from 2015-present, regarding all projects...
 
February 15, 2017, Science Alert
28 People Swam Across the Dead Sea to Prove a Point About the Environment
by Talia Lakritz
 
February 9, 2017, Business Insider
People swam in the deadliest sea on Earth to prove a point about the environment
by Talia Lakritz
 
February 13, 2017, Times of Israel
As the Dead Sea dries, its collapsing shores force a return to nature
by Melanie Lidman
 
February 2, 2017, Bloomberg News
How Do Israel’s Tech Firms Do Business in Saudi Arabia? Very Quietly
by Jonathan Ferziger and Peter Waldman
 
January 17, 2017, Jerusalem Post
Israel gives Palestinina Authority limited water autonomy in West Bank
by Adam Rasgon, Tovah Lazaroff, Sharon Udasin
 
December 23, 2016, Social Entrepreneurship
Connecting Environmental Protection and Peace in the Middle East
by Tony Loyd

December 19, 2016, Jerusalem Post
A fresh look at Israeli/Palestinian freshwater issues
by Wendy B. Jacbos, Robert C. Bordone, Hrafnhildur Bragadottir
 

December 15, 2016, Calcalist (Hebrew)
Reviving the Dead Sea
by Ari Livsker
 
December 14, 2016, i24 News (French)
Do we have the power to save the Dead Sea?
by Paul Amar
 
December 13, 2016, Artuz 9 Radio (Russian)
Israeli MK Erel Margalit on EcoPeace conference
 
December 9, 2016, Hamodiya  (Hebrew)
Pumping water from the Kinneret
by Yisrael Hershkovitz
 
December 9, 2016, Jerusalem Post
Peace process should not be 'all or nothing,' says EU ambassador
by Sharon Udasin
 
December 5, 2016, Fokus Jerusalem (German TV)
Dead Sea Swim
(Scroll to Minute 12:30)
 
November 29, 2016, International Business Times
Dead Sea: Here's why it's nearing inevitable death!
by Nupur Jha
 
November 27, 2016, The Weather Network
The dying Dead Sea: Why it's drying up at an alarming rate
by Reuters
 
November 26, 2016, Reporterre.net (French)
Huge fires in Israel, fueled by global warming
by Marine Vlahovic 
 
November 24, 2016, The Tech Times
The Dead Sea Is Dying: World’s Saltiest Salt Lake Shrinking 3 Feet Every Year, Says Environmental Group
By Kalyan Kumar 
 
November 23, 2016, International Business Times
Why Is the Dead Sea Dying? World’s Lowest Point Drying Out At Alarming Rate
By Himanshu Goenka
 
November 23, 2016, News Blaze
Dead Sea Shrinking at Alarming Rate
By Mina Fabulous
 
SPECIAL: A compilation of media coverage of the DEAD SEA SWIM event, held on November 15, 2016 - a first time ever event that EcoPeace helped to organize:
 
DEAD SEA SWIM CLIP - by Tsafrir Or
 
DEAD SEA SWIM CLIP - by MadSwimmers
 
November 22, 2016, Pretoria East Rekord
Local sets new record for lowest swim in history
 
November 21, 2016, Czech TV
The Dead Sea is Dying Quickly 
 
November 20, 2016, Travelers Today
Dead Sea Receives Rescue By Swimmers And Organizations; Raises Awareness On Sea's Degradation
by Jeon Camille
 
November 19, 2016, Jerusalem Post
The Dead Sea’s right to life
by Amotz Asa-el
 
November 18, 2016, Channel 10 Israel TV (Hebrew)
At the Lowest Place on Earth: A group of swimmers swam across the Dead Sea for the first time - in impossible conditions
by Itai Vered
 
November 18, 2016, Yisrael Hayom (Hebrew)
A Sea Legend
by Ron Pony
 
November 17, 2016, Maariv (Hebrew)
Fix what we destroyed: Swam from Jordan to Israel and made history
by Tamar Dressler
 
November 17, 2016, NOS Netherlands (Dutch)
The Dead Sea Swim is "absolutely crazy, but fantastic"
from Reuters
 
November 17, 2016, B92 (Serbian)
Swimmers: 7 hours of agony for a historic endeavor
Source: PUnkufer.hr
 
November 17, 2016, RAI TV (Italian)
Dead Sea Swim
(scroll to minute 14:10)
 
November 17, 2016, Stuff (New Zealand)
Kiwi Kim Chambers among swimmers who made first Dead Sea crossing in eco campaign
Nir Elias
 
November 17, 2016, The Insider
People swam in the deadliest sea on Earth to prove a point about the environment
by Talia Lakrtiz
 
November 16, 2016, Internazionale (Italian)
Swim for the Environment

November 16, 2016, TGcom24 (Italian)
30 swimmers sound the alarm bell about the declining Dead Sea
 
November 16, 2016, Al Jazeera
Dead Sea swim spotlights environmental concerns
by Tony Birtley
 
November 15, 2016, Associated Press
Swimmers complete 7-hour crawl across shrinking Dead Sea (1st item)
by Sam McNeil 

November 15, 2016, Associated Press
Swimmers complete 7-hour crawl across shrinking Dead Sea (2nd item)
by Sam McNeil

November 15, 2016, Reuters
Braving the Dead Sea (1st item - photos & captions)
Photographer Nir Elias

November 15, 2016, Reuters
Swimmers brave first Dead Sea crossing in eco campaign (2nd item - photos & text)
by Nir Elias

November 15, 2016, CNN
Dead Sea dip: Swimmers endure salty agony to highlight disappearing wonder
by Oren Liebermann

November 15, 2016, Chicago Tribune
Swimmers complete 7-hour crawl across salty, shrinking Dead Sea

November 15, 2016, BBC
Swimmers attempt to cross Dead Sea

November 15, 2016, The Independent
Swimmers cross Dead Sea to highlight shrinking water surface
by Gabriel Samuels

November 15, 2016, The Telegraph
Swimmers complete seven-hour journey across shrinking Dead Sea

November 15, 2016, CBS News
Swimmers complete 7-hour crawl across shrinking Dead Sea
by AP

November 15, 2016, Business Insider
Swimmers brave first Dead Sea crossing in eco campaign
by Nir Elias

November 15, 2016, The Times of Israel
Swimmers prove their salt in 7-hour crawl across shrinking Dead Sea
video by Iacopo Luzi

November 15, 2016, USA Today
Group Tries to Swim Across the Dead Sea

November 15, 2016, Jerusalem Post
Swimmers campaign to save Dead Sea from disappearing
by Sharon Udasin

November 15, 2016, Mail Online
Swimmers Complete 7-hour Crawl Across Shrinking Dead Sea
by AP

November 15, 2016, Daily News of Open Water Swimming
EcoPeace Sees Swimmers' Global Support Of The Dead Sea

November 16, 2016, The Daily News of Open Water Swimming
Jackie Cobell Continues Swims In Unprecedented Locations

November 15, 2016, Middle East Online
Swimmers cross shrinking Dead Sea

November 15, 2016, Fox News
Swimmers attempt 7-hour crawl across shrinking Dead Sea
by AP

November 15, 2016, Haaretz
Swimmers cross Dead Sea for first time, carefully
by Uri Talshir

November15, 2016,Haaretz (Hebrew)
Swimming 16 km from Jordan to Israel in the lowest, saltiest place on Earth
by Uri Tashlir

November 15, 2016, Ynet.co.il (Hebrew)
In order to save it: First time ever swimmers cross the Dead Sea
by Alexandra Lokesh and Ilana Korial

November 15, 2016, NRG.co.il (Hebrew)
They did the impossible: for the first time ever, swimmers swam across the Dead Sea
by Yair Kraus

November 15, 2016, Davar Rishon (Hebrew)
The Disappearing Sea

November 15, 2016, 93fm radio (Hebrew)
A group of International Swimmers risk their lives and swim across the Dead Sea
by Tzvi Hadas

November 15, 2016, Reshet Bet Radio (Hebrew)
The Dead Sea is receding by 1.2 meters a year: 30 swimmers from around the world swam across the Dead Sea today
by Guy Kotev

November 15, 2016, Radio 99 (Hebrew)
Crossing the Dead Sea - 30 swimmers from around the world swam across the Dead Sea

November 15, 2016, Israel Today (Hebrew)
Making History to Save a Disappearing Sea

November 15, 2016, Mood Reshet TV (Hebrew)
Risked their lives swimming from Jordan to Israel

November 15, 2016, Channel 1 TV (Hebrew)
Six o'clock with Sivan Rahav Meir - Dead Sea Swim
(scroll to minute 29:00)

November 15, 2016, Shvoong (Hebrew)
After a 7-hour swim in the Dead Sea: "We are the last generation that can stop the demise of the Dead Sea"
by Erin Hershlag

November 15, 2016, Shvoong (item #2) (Hebrew)
Making History: 30 swimmers swimming across the Dead Sea from Jordan to Israel
by Danny Burshevsky

November 15, 2016, Khaberni (Arabic)
Swimmers swim across the Dead Sea

November 15, 2016, Al Rai (Arabic)
Swimmers crossing the Dead Sea for the first time

November 15, 2016, Panet (Arabic)
From Jordan to Israel .. activists swim across the Dead Sea

November 15, 2016, ARD German TV (German)
Environmental Activists at the Dead Sea (scroll to minute 5:00)

November 15, 2016, ARD German News (German)
Floating through the Dead Sea
by Susanne Glass

November 16, 2016, Fokus Jerusalem (German)
Extreme swimmers cross the Dead Sea
by Tanja Dennig

November 15, 2016, ZDF TV (German)
Swimming for the Dead Sea

November 15, 2016, Frankfurter Rundschau (German)
Swimming against desolation
by Inge Gunther

November 15, 2016, RTVE Spanish TV (Spanish)
Save the Dead Sea (scroll to minute 17:02)
by Oscar Mijallo

November 15, 2016, Polish News (Polish)
They swam across the Dead Sea to save it

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November 3, 2016, Environmental Peacebuilding
Environmental Peacebuilding in the Lower Jordan Valley

November 1, 2016, Jerusalem Post
Environmental coexistence
by JPost Editorial

October 16, 2016, German TV
The Lower Jordan River (scroll to minute 04:00 - item ends at 12:20)
by Fokus Jerusalem

October 5, 2016, AJCNews.com
Roll, Jordan, roll
by Mordechai Specktor

September 22, 2016, Science Magazine
Can a controversial canal stop thousands of sinkholes from forming around the Dead Sea?
by Elizabeth Deatrick

September 20, 2016, National Post
Barbara Kay: Israel’s victory over drought
by Barbara Kay

September 20, 2016, The Jordan Times
Water — imperative for development and security
by Erik Ullenhag and Anders Jägerskog

September 18, 2016, TImes of Israel
Israelis, Palestinians tackle water shortage with tech
by Shoshana Solomon

September 14, 2016, Gov.UK
UK hosts rare Israeli-Arab conference on water innovation

August 24, 2016, Global Waters Radio
Global Waters Radio: Nader Al-Khateeb on West Bank Water Security and the Deir Sha’ar Pipeline
by USAID Water Team

August 17, 2016, PBS
The Death of the Dead Sea
by Elisa Oddone

August 16, 2016, The Jewish Week
A Solution to the Water Crisis?
By Nathan Jeffay

August 11, 2016, The Jewish Chronicle on-line
How Israel became a water-surplus nation
by Nathan Jeffay

August 5, 2016, Jerusalem Post
Gaza sewage plant will receive electricity from Israel
by Sharon Udasin

August 4, 2016, Ha'aretz (Hebrew)
Water Crisis in Gaza: Epidemics and infections within Israel, and Gazans to amass at the fence
by Neta Ahituv

August 4, 2016, Jerusalem Post
As Kinneret water level plummets, residents fear effects of prolonged drought
by Sharon Udasin

July 28, 2016, Globes
US Congressmen: Gaza pollution threatens Israel
by Nadav Shetreet

July 28, 2016, Hamodia
Gaza Sewage Crisis Rouses Congress
by Hamodia Staff 

July 25, 2016, Circle of Blue
Israel’s Mediterranean Desalination Plants Shift Regional Water Balance
by Brett Walton
 
July 19, 2016, Huffington Post
New Hope That Water Can Be a Bridge to Mideast Peace
by Gidon Bromberg and Hilik Bar
(click here for the French version)
(click here for the Italian version)
 
July 13, 2016, VerdeExchange (VX News)
Israeli-Jordanian-Palestinian Water NGO Shares Progress & Vision For Abundant Water Future In Middle East
 
June 30, 2016, Globes
Israel, Turkey eager to rebuild Gaza
by Hedy Cohen
(article in Hebrew)
 
June 28, 2016, New York Times
Palestinians Say Israel Caused Their Summer Water Shortage
by AP
 
June 28, 2016, AP
Palestinians say Israel caused their summer water shortage
by Mohammed Daraghmeh and Daniella Cheslow
 
June 26, 2016, Los Angeles Times
Heat wave aggravates chronic water problems in occupied West Bank
by Joshua Mitnick
 
June 22, 2016, Ammon News
17 cos bid in Red-Dead Sea pipeline tender
 
June 17, 2016, BBC
Dead Sea drying: A new low-point for Earth
by Kevin Connolly
 
June 3, 2016, Virign.com
The Dead Sea Swim Challenge: A bottom-up effort to save a natural wonder
 
May 25, 2016, Huffington Post
Fix Mideast Water Crisis to Advance Peace Process
by Munqeth Mehyar, Nader Khateeb, and Gidon Bromberg
(click here for the article in French)
(click here for the embedded video as a separate YouTube link)
 
May 24, 2016, BBC Radio
Business Matters
Interview with Gidon Bromberg
 
May 19, 2016, Arabian Perspectives
Water and Conflict: Environmental Peacekeeping in the Middle East
by Trayle Kulshan
 
May 12, 2016, Fokus Jerusalem (German - video link)
The environmental challenges at the Dead Sea  (begin at minute 13:00)
 
May 12, 2016, JWeekly.com
A Palestinian ‘Voice for Peace’? Yes!
by Terry and Carol Winograd
 
May 10, 2016, Globes
94 cos buy Red-Dead Sea pipeline tender papers
by Hedy Cohen
 
May 3, 2016, New York Times
Gaza Sewage Crisis, Festering in Conflict, Poisons Coast
by AP
 
May 3, 2016, Washington Post
Gaza sewage crisis, festering in conflict, poisons coast
by Fares Akram and Daniella Cheslow
 
May, 2016, GEO Magazine (French)
What is the destiny for the River Jordan?
by Moshe Gilad (text) and Franck Vogel (photography)
Behind the scenes - video clip with EcoPeace's Malek  Alfailat
 
April 25, 2016, Jewish Journal
Discovering the Dead Sea from a Different, Not-So-Distant Shore
by Barbara Kreiger
 
April 21, 2016, Time Magazine
How to Solve Gaza’s Water Crisis
by Rep. Jim McDermott and Kate Gould
 
April 20, 2016, Jewish Journal
Small groups contemplate big issues at Fields Institute
by Susan Freudenheim
 
April 2016, De Weit (German)
Would you kill for water?
by Gil Yaron
English translation: How a sewer is turning enemies into friends
 
March 31, 2016, Haaretz (Hebrew)
Life Saver for the Mateh Yehuda Springs
(full article in jpeg file)
by Zafrir Rinat
 
March 2016, National Geographic Traveller* (Hebrew)
Article about EcoPeace's Green Economy Project's 'FAM' tour
by Matanya Tausig
* This article was part of the March edition of the Israeli magazine National Geographic Traveller.  Written and photographed by Matanya Tausig. 
הכתבה הופיעה בגיליון מרץ של המהדורה הישראלית של מגזין נשיונל ג'יאוגרפיק טרוולר. כתב וצילם מתניה טאוסיג.
 
March 26, 2016, Reshet Bet Radio (Hebrew)
On the way to Nature -  World Water Day
with Miki Miro (from minute 06:00)
 
March 22, 2016, Times of Israel
Putting water back on the table
by Gidon Bromberg and Oded Eran
 
March 21, 2016, Nrg.co.il (Hebrew)
Serious report exposes: "The Dead Sea is on the Verge of Clinical Death"
by Yair Krauss
 
March 21, 2016, Globes
EcoPeace slams Med-Dead Sea conduit
by Hedy Cohen
 
March 20, 2016, Agriculture, Nature and Environment (Hebrew)
An agreement was signed for the establishment of "model farms" in the Israeli-Jordanian Dead Sea
 
March 17, 2016, Jerusalem Post
Gaza sewage crisis is a ticking timebomb for Israel
by Michelle Malka Grossman
 
March 16, 2016, Ynet (Hebrew)
Gaza's Sewage is threatening the water supply in Israel
by Amir Ben David and Elior Levi
(Click here for the artcle in English translated as: Gaza pollution flows to Israel due to power shorages)
 
March 13, 2016, Plus61J
Cross-border preparation for peaceful coexistence
by Hunter Stuart
 
March 12, 2016, Reshet Bet Radio (Hebrew)
On the way to Nature (minute 05:00)
with Michael Miro 
 
March 9, 2016, Jerusalem Post
Could fly swarms be the tie that binds Israel and Jordan?
by MIchelle Malka Grossman
 
March 8, 2016, Nrg.co.il (Hebrew)
Coexistence Model: Joint agricultural Farm with Jordan
by Dalia Mazori
 
March 3, 2016, S&D - EU Parliamanet
S&Ds call for water cooperation in the Middle East
 
January 19, 2016, ARD Mediathek (German)
Water on H2O? Water Policy in the Middle East
by Benjamin Pohl
 
January 16, 2016, The Economist
Sun and Sea
 
December 23, 2015, Globes (Hebrew)
Israeli and World Heritage
by Giora Shaham
 
December 2015, The Sydney Morning Herald
The River Jordan, Let it Flow
by Gidon Bromberg
 
December 2015, Accelerating Energy Transition website (German)
Water against energy - save the future together in the Middle East 
(click on the 5th circle on the right side of the page for the article)
by Maria Caroline Wolfle
 
December 14, 2015, Israel 21c
Take a hike for coexistence
By Abigail Klein Leichman
 
December 7, 2015, Haaretz
Israel-Jordan Water Pipeline Plan Shelved 
(full article here)
by Noa Shpigel
 
December 5, 2015, Der Spiegel (German)
Mega channel from the Red Sea: The Dead Sea is revived
by Ulrike Putz
 
Decmeber 3, 2015, Haaretz (Hebrew)
Environmental Outline of an Israeli, Palestinian and Jordanian Team: Solar Electricity for Water Desalination
By Zafrir Rinat
Read the article in English here
 
December 3, 2015, Jerusalem Post
Israeli expert: Mideast must cooperate or ‘go to war over water’
by Sharon Udasin
 
December 3, 2015, The Jewish Chronicle
Red Sea water to 'save' Dead Sea
by Nathan Jaffay
 
December 3, 2015, Albawaba
Israel, Jordan's Red Sea-Dead Sea water sharing project goes to tender despite controversies
 
December 2, 2015, Jerusalem Post
Climate Cooperation
by Matti Friedman
 
December 2, 2015, Globes
Tender published for Red-Dead Sea canal
by Hedy Cohen
 
December 2, 2015, Telegraphic Times
Israel and Jordan Issue Joint Tender to Save Shrinking Dead Sea
by Elias Hubbard
 
Decmeber 1, 2015, i24 TV news
Israel, Jordan, Unveil Joint Venture to Replenish Dead Sea
The News Today with Lucy Aharish
 
December 1, 2015, +61J, australia
Israel at Paris Climate Conference
 
November 29, 2015, Times of Israel
Let it shine: Israel hypes solar at Paris talks
by Melanie Lidman
 
November 26, 2015, RFI
Climate change: the Dead Sea is shrinking
by Ibrahim Husseini
 
November 19, 2015, Environment And Climate In The Middle East
Haaretz Conference – On Our Doorstep – the Gaza Water and Energy Crisis, Scenarios
 
November 15, 2015, FOCUS (German)
Holy Broth
by Ulla Thiede
 
November 9, 2015, Stefanie Zobl blog (German)
Jordan and Dead Sea: Water Crisis in the Middle East
by Stefanie Zobl
 
October 21, 2015, The Source Magazine
Healing the wounds of conflict through water diplomacy
by Hunter Stuart
 
October 2015, Global Nature Fund
Last Chance for the Jordan River (page 3)
 
September 30, 2015, AP TV
Meex MidEast Dead Sea
 
September 30, 2015, ABC Radio
An Australian's mission to save the dying Jordan River and prevent a water war
by Andrew West
 
September 29, 2015, ABC The World
Israel, Palestine and Jordan united through environmentalism
by Beverley O'Connor
 
September 27, 2015, The Big Smoke
EcoPeace: A river of peace in the Middle East
by Jordan King Lacroix
 
September 27, 2015, +61j
Let the Jordan River Roll Again
by Jordan King Lacroix
 
September 21, 2015, Nederlands Dagblad
Ecological rehabilitation Jordan river will boost peace process (online version)
Ecological rehabilitation Jordan river will boost peace process (print version)
by Maarten Bakker
 
September 10, 2015, Ynet.co.il (Hebrew)
A program that will change touring in Israel?
by Shiri Hadad
 
September 10, 2015, Kristeligt Dagblad (Danish)
Jordan River holy water has become a sewer
by Nikolaj Krak
 
September 9, 2015, The Guardian
Israel’s Knesset wants to be the greenest parliament in the world
by Marie de Vergès for Le Monde
 
September 4, 2015, Jerusalem Post
Environmental NGO unveils Israeli-Palestinian-Jordanian hiking, cycling trails
by Sharon Udasin
 
September 3, 2015, Walla News (Hebrew)
Sinkholes Threat Worsens at the Dead Sea
by Adi Hashmona'i
 
September 2, 2015, France TV (French)
The Dead Sea is Dying
by Franck Genauzeau
 
August, 2015, Stockholm WaterFront #3
EcoPeace Middle East: The Good Neighbors
 
August 28, 2015, Al Jazeera
The Dead Sea is Dying
by Creede Newton
 
August 27, 2015, GhanaWeb
Water levels dropping, the Dead Sea is dying
 
August 26, 2015, Berliner Zeitung (German)
Freshwater treatment for the RIver Jordan
by Inge Gunther 
 
August 25, 2015, The Straights Times
Dead sea dying?
by Jonathan Pearlman
 
August 25, 2015, The Straights Times
Plan for Red Sea water to save Dead Sea
by Jonathan Pearlman
 
August 20, 2015, Kol Israel in Arabic
Adventure Tourism - interview with Mohammed Biadsi
 
August 17, 2015, Huffington Post
Healing Waters From Hebron to Gaza
by Kate Rothschild
 
August 14, 2015, NRG.co.il (Hebrew)
Israel, Jordan and the Palestinians will rehabilitate the Jordan River with 4.5 Billion US Dollars
by Asaf Gabor and Yair Kraus
 
August 11, 2015, TheThirdPole.net
Israel, Jordan and Palestine pledge to clean up Jordan River
by Zofeen T Ebrahim
 
August 11, 2015, Danish Broadcasting
Jordan River Master Plan
by Hanne Foighel
 
August 1, 2015, The Times Magazine
What Kate Rothschild did next
by Charlotte Edwardes
 
July 12, 2015, i24 News
The Plan to Save the River Jordan
by Uri Shapira
 
July 12, 2015, The Media Line
Holy to Half of Humanity – the Polluted Water of the Jordan River
by Robert Swift
 
July 7, 2015, Calcalist (Hebrew)
Save the Jordan
by Danny Rubenstein
(See English translation here)
 
July 6, 2015, Times of Israel
Princess Charlotte christened with ‘sterilized’ water from River Jordan, fortunately
by AP and Times of Israel staff
 
July 6, 2015, Christian Today
Jesus' baptism site to get tourist boost after becoming world heritage site
by Ruth Gledhill
 
July 3, 2015, Bayern2 Wissen German Radio (German)
The Red Sea to the Dead Sea - a gigantic project
by Markus Köbnik
 
June 23, 2015, Jerusalem Post
Environmental organizations demand implementation of national plan to fight climate change
by Sharon Udasin
 
June 23, 2015, Galei Tzahal Radio (Hebrew)
Environment Day in the Knesset - Gidon Bromberg interviewed about the Jordan River Master Plan (scroll to minute 44:45)
 
June 21, 2015, Chrisitan Science Monitor
Tap dance: Water's effect on Arab-Israeli relations
by Christa Case Bryant
 
June 19, 2015, Aleqtisady.com (Arabic)
Wallah: Palestinian Israeli Jordanian Plan to Rehabilitate the Jordan River with a cost of 4.5 Billion Dollar
 
June 19, 2015, Jordan Zad.com (Arabic)
An Israeli Palestinian Jordanian Project to Counter ISIS "Daesh"
 
June 19, 2015, Al Madenah News (Arabic)
Maariv: $ 4.5 billion to bring life to the River Jordan
 
June 18, 2015, International Business Times
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