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Mark Zeitoun writes on water crisis facing Egypt and Syria

Mark Zeitoun has written two opinion pieces  on the possible effects on water from the conflict in both Syria and Egypt .

The piece on Syria published in The Majalla focuses on the fact that as time goes on  By the time a future Syrian government develops a trans-boundary water strategy, there may be very little water left. Read the full article here.

The second piece entitled 'Rivers of Strife in the Middle East' published for Chatham House discusses Ethiopa's response to the fall of President Mubarak and what this will mean for Egypt's long standing hydro hegemony. read the full article here.