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jsamuel Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jul-21-06 08:23 PM
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17. well, if this was a motivation, it would explain why they want to invade
~20 miles north of that border, to where that river starts
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  -Connecting the dots -- this is a war about WATER DELUSIONAL  Jul-21-06 07:55 PM   #0 
  - And as global warming increases  ayeshahaqqiqa   Jul-21-06 07:57 PM   #1 
  - But...  frisky   Jul-21-06 07:58 PM   #2 
  - Irrigation, for one  theHandpuppet   Jul-21-06 08:03 PM   #3 
  - Good -- more resources! thanks -- I missed this the first time  DELUSIONAL   Jul-21-06 08:08 PM   #7 
     - Do you think we could combine all the resource matl somewhere?  theHandpuppet   Jul-21-06 08:22 PM   #16 
        - start a journal -- and add water related posts to your journal  DELUSIONAL   Jul-21-06 08:44 PM   #23 
           - Don't know if this is one of your links  theHandpuppet   Jul-21-06 09:10 PM   #25 
              - Problems and solutions -- good link with more maps  DELUSIONAL   Jul-21-06 10:20 PM   #27 
  - that is covered in the various research links below  DELUSIONAL   Jul-21-06 08:03 PM   #4 
  - Desalinization is EXPENSIVE  SoCalDem   Jul-21-06 08:10 PM   #8 
  - How many desalinization plants could they have built with the money they  w4rma   Jul-21-06 08:38 PM   #20 
     - You silly goose.. What waste money on stuff like that  SoCalDem   Jul-21-06 08:39 PM   #21 
  - Because their population is growing faster than they can build plants.  politicat   Jul-21-06 08:12 PM   #9 
  - Your post made me go "Hmmmmmm" because  itzamirakul   Jul-22-06 06:00 AM   #32 
     - I have been told...  druidity33   Jul-22-06 07:05 AM   #33 
     - LOL! Good point!  itzamirakul   Jul-22-06 08:10 AM   #34 
     - Tel Aviv is not the largest city, nor the most dense.  politicat   Jul-23-06 01:24 AM   #65 
  - About half of their water is used for agriculture..  girl gone mad   Jul-22-06 12:57 AM   #29 
  - Wasn't there also something about the Iraqi  Cleita   Jul-21-06 08:05 PM   #5 
  - I'm researching this now -- here's a map and a BBC link  DELUSIONAL   Jul-21-06 08:13 PM   #10 
  - Rent the video's or read the book Cadillac Desert...  ourbluenation   Jul-21-06 08:07 PM   #6 
  - I saw a documentary recently about how the Dead Sea is drying up.  PA Democrat   Jul-21-06 08:15 PM   #11 
  - Here's a map - worth a thousand words  DELUSIONAL   Jul-21-06 08:20 PM   #14 
  - It makes sense that water is one reason but don't forget overpopulation &  wordpix2   Jul-22-06 03:39 PM   #52 
  - Dead Sea is the lowest, and is drying up, but Israel supplied  lonestarnot   Jul-22-06 02:23 PM   #47 
  - The Zionists could not have picked a worse place to settle 6.5 million  whistle   Jul-21-06 08:18 PM   #12 
  - Palestinians could not have picked a worse place to overpopulate  wordpix2   Jul-22-06 03:42 PM   #54 
  - Not to mix in I/P issues, but...  Bushwick Bill   Jul-21-06 08:19 PM   #13 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-21-06 08:39 PM   #22 
  - You could well be right.  brokensymmetry   Jul-21-06 08:21 PM   #15 
  - well, if this was a motivation, it would explain why they want to invade  jsamuel   Jul-21-06 08:23 PM   #17 
  - Yep!  theHandpuppet   Jul-21-06 08:35 PM   #19 
  - I've been saying that water wasgoing to be the next gold or oil for  Sydnie   Jul-21-06 08:26 PM   #18 
  - had a teacher in high school say that in the '70s  kineneb   Jul-21-06 10:22 PM   #28 
  - A lot of people have been saying that..  girl gone mad   Jul-22-06 01:13 AM   #30 
  - Gorbachov spoke about this 2 years ago  n2doc   Jul-21-06 09:03 PM   #24 
  - So: they in effect move the boundary into Lebanon or make a  Nothing Without Hope   Jul-21-06 09:38 PM   #26 
  - Water has always been something people have fought for so this being....  WePurrsevere   Jul-22-06 05:08 AM   #31 
  - Correct  malaise   Jul-22-06 08:14 AM   #35 
  - Someone make a flyer....NO BLOOD FOR WATER!  Joanne98   Jul-22-06 11:27 AM   #36 
  - Water privatization  NYC   Jul-22-06 06:15 PM   #62 
  - K & R for making me go "hmmmm....."  Pacifist Patriot   Jul-22-06 11:56 AM   #37 
  - CIA: "...water-surplus state in a water-deficit region"  KansDem   Jul-22-06 12:14 PM   #38 
  - New link for cia publications fact book  lonestarnot   Jul-22-06 01:55 PM   #43 
  - This is what it says.  lonestarnot   Jul-22-06 01:59 PM   #44 
     - Thanks...(eom)  KansDem   Jul-22-06 02:09 PM   #45 
  - Water is the next Oil....  Triana   Jul-22-06 12:50 PM   #39 
  - Also About Getting More "War On Terra" Support In The US  K8-EEE   Jul-22-06 01:04 PM   #40 
  - I agree with you.  kimchi   Jul-22-06 01:24 PM   #41 
  - I'm not surprised, since I'd heard that water would be an issue  TheGoldenRule   Jul-22-06 01:31 PM   #42 
  - Wikipedia info re sea of Galillee, not much about it's current condition.  lonestarnot   Jul-22-06 02:21 PM   #46 
  - current condition: Dangerously low at times  lonestarnot   Jul-22-06 02:39 PM   #48 
  - At least a war over water makes sense.  Kablooie   Jul-22-06 03:30 PM   #49 
  - Terra terra terra. Load of crap.  lonestarnot   Jul-22-06 03:32 PM   #50 
  - A great thread...  Hubert Flottz   Jul-22-06 03:34 PM   #51 
  - I don't know, but thought this one was pretty excellent  lonestarnot   Jul-22-06 03:41 PM   #53 
     - You're right another excellent thread!  Hubert Flottz   Jul-22-06 04:26 PM   #56 
        - Yes! They know.  lonestarnot   Jul-22-06 05:56 PM   #59 
  - This was a big issue in 2002 with Lebanon apparently.  gatorboy   Jul-22-06 03:48 PM   #55 
  - I've posted extensively on the central issue of control of water in Iraq.  understandinglife   Jul-22-06 05:24 PM   #57 
  - may I introduce this thread from last evening this very thing  alyce douglas   Jul-22-06 05:44 PM   #58 
  - Finally. A thread with substance.  Donailin   Jul-22-06 06:01 PM   #60 
  - I didn't consider this but hey, we only get M$M Whores in the USA eom  ShortnFiery   Jul-22-06 06:03 PM   #61 
  - This post could be an epiphany for some. I recommend.  niallmac   Jul-22-06 07:30 PM   #63 
  - Kick and recommend  Nikki Stone 1   Jul-22-06 08:09 PM   #64 
  - "WHY CARE ABOUT LEBANON? "  Emit   Jul-23-06 07:25 PM   #66 
 

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