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′Islamic State′ using water as a weapon | DW.COM

′Islamic State′ using water as a weapon | DW.COM

An abundant water supply means life, but excess water or water scarcity can mean death. Grave concerns have arisen over the dams that the so-called “Islamic State” (IS) has strategically taken in northern Iraq and Syria. IS controls six of the eight large dams on the Euphrates and Tigris rivers and is now continuously attacking a seventh one.

Source: ′Islamic State′ using water as a weapon | Middle East | DW.COM | 03.03.2016