Sunday 29 May 2011
by: Simba Russeau, Inter Press Service
Photo: Libyan postcard artwork representing the Great Man-Made River project. (Photo: sludgegulper)
Cairo – Libya’s enormous aquatic reserves could potentially become a new weapon of choice if government forces opt to starve coastal cities that heavily rely on free flowing freshwater.
Phi Beta Iota: Absolutely worth a full read. NATO is not stupid–the illegal attacks on Libya’s capital are about oil, water, gold, and “control” of the region. We condemn those attacks.
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