Water already dwindling, Egypt’s farmers fear impact of dam

Egypt’s farmers already face severely stretched water resources due to years of mismanagement and increasing population SECOND VILLAGE, Egypt (AP) — In the winter of 1964, Makhluf Abu Kassem was born in this agricultural community newly created at the far end of Egypt’s Fayoum oasis. His parents were among the village’s first settlers, moving here three years earlier from the […]

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