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    • Richard
    • 08.07.10 | 09:49 (IDT)

    Keep in mind that Turkey controls the Euphrates river upstream of Syria, has already cut the flow in the river by a third thanks to the Ataturk Dam, and has in the past cut off the flow of the Euphrates entirely in order to fill the reservoir behind the dam. So the Syrians have at least one very good reason to treat the Turks very, very well.

    from the article: A responsible neighbor
    First published 01:42 07.07.10 | Last updated 01:42 07.07.10
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