Report: Amman asking for more water from the Jordan river

By JPOST.COM STAFF
May 26, 2010 15:28

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later Don't show it again

The Jordanian government has asked for an increase of seven million cubic meters in its annual allocation of water from the Jordan river, according to Israel Radio on Wednesday.

Allocation quantities are set by the 1994 Israel-Jordan peace treaty, and grant Jordan an annual allocation of 50 million cubic meters.

Related Content

Breaking news
August 17, 2018
Trump says Turkey has acted badly in Brunson case

By REUTERS