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1

Where is the Golan Heights?

Syria

2

Which country occupies the Golan Heights territory?

Israel

3

What do Israel control over Palestine?

Water supply

4

Is conflict more likely to occur in developed or developing countries?

Developing

5

What is transferred through the Golan Heights?

Water

6

Approximately how many potential water conflicts are there in the world?

300

7

What are rivers, lakes and aquifers struggling to provide causing conflict.

Sufficient supplies of water for neighbouring countries.

8

Which country plans to build dams to store and use water in the headwaters of the Tigris and Euphrates river?

Turkey

9

Is the dead sea shrinking or increasing in size?

Shrinking

10

Out of the Eastern and Western aquifers, which one provides a good source of drinking water?

Western.