chapter  13
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Climate Change: A New Threat to Middle East Security

ByGidon Bromberg, Ladeene Freimuth, Nader al Khateeb and

With the Middle East being the world’s most water-stressed region, the projected impacts of climate change, such as more extreme weather events, decreased precipitation and sea-level rise, will contribute to even greater water stress in the region, with severe environmental, economic, political and security implications.