Global Security

March 22, 2012--U.S. forms water partnership to boost national, global security (Environmental News Service)

"While wars over water are unlikely within the next 10 years, water challenges - shortages, poor water quality, floods - will likely increase the risk of instability and state failure, exacerbate regional tensions, and distract countries from working with the United States on important policy objectives," according to an assessment released today by the U.S.

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