The Tigris - Euphrates River System

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Where is the source of the Tigris and Euphrates?
Turkey
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How many dams and hydroelectric power plants has Turkey built?
21 dams and 17 hydro
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Was does the acronym GAP stand for?
Southeastern Anatolia Project
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In which countries are fertilisers and pesticides used?
Turkey and Syria
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What percentage of the irrigated areas in Iraq suffer from salinity?
74 %
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When did conflict between Turkey, Syria and Iraq start?
The 1940's
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In what year did Iraq put troops at the Syrian border?
1974
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What did these troops threaten to destroy?
Syria's Al-Thawra dam
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Where and when was the conference for international law held?
At Sharm el Sheik in May 2000
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Animosity was mostly great towards who at this conference?
Turkey
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