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Water Wars Likely in Middle East, Says Jordanian Expert

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AMMAN, Jordan

Armed conflict could occur in the Middle East over water resources, according to a Jordanian political science professor.

Dr. Ghazi Al-Rababah told Amman newspaper Al-Arab Al-Yawm that Israel would go to war with Lebanon, Syria and Egypt to solve its water crisis.