Posted in Iraq Syria Turkey

Turkey uses dams as political leverage, reduced flow and droughts escalating water-shortage crisis in Iraq and Syria

[Future Directions International] “The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers, originating in Turkey and cutting through both Syria and Iraq, have experienced…

Posted in China Myanmar

Rare concession to public pressure: Myanmar halts Chinese-funded Myitsone Dam

[BBC] “In a rare concession, the Burmese government has suspended a long planned and highly controversial hydroelectric dam project in…