National Geographic : 2010 Apr
Israelis relax by the Sea of Galilee, which is fed by the Jordan River and supplies a third of Israel's fresh water. Since 1967 Israel has blocked Syria's access to the lake's shoreline. ● A source of con ict between Israel and its neighbors for decades, the Jordan River is now depleted by drought, pollution, and overuse. Could the ght to save it forge a path toward peace?