For a gullible American audience NYT repeats israel’s classic “making the deserts bloom myth”

Aided by the Sea, Israel Overcomes an Old Foe: Drought

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/05/30/world/middleeast/water-revolution-in-israel-overcomes-any-threat-of-drought.html

No mention at all of the fact Israel takes 80 percent of Palestinians’ water from a major West Bank aquifer The Israeli ‘watergate’ scandal

Or that B’Tselem has reported that 90 percent of the water in the Gaza Strip is undrinkable — and 1.8 million Palestinians live there. http://www.btselem.org/gaza_strip/gaza_water_crisis

 

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