Factual errors in this article regarding the World Bank feasibility study - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • eliot
    • 27.12.11 | 18:47 (IST)

    Not only is this article riddled with English grammatical errors, it also misstates the ongoing World Bank sponsored feasibility study in question. The ongoing project is looking at the economic and environmental feasibility of the 'Red Sea - Dead Sea Conduit' proposal, and not a "Dead Sea-Med Sea canal project". These are fundamentally different projects, one of which is not even currently being considered. The World Bank's website has very easily accessible information on the status and background of the project which any self respecting journalist would hopefully familiarize themself with before editorializing.

    from the article: Green groups urge Israeli government: Stop killing off the Dead Sea
    First published 00:28 27.12.11 | Last updated 00:28 27.12.11
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