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Turkey faces looming water shortage

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Turkey, with its rising population, may well become a "water poor" country by 2030 and may even be facing a very serious water crisis as early as 2050. As it stands, Turkey's per capita annual water consumption limits are actually below those of Iraq.
Turkey, already faced with the danger of drought as a consequence of global warming, is working on an action plan to combat the threat. Measures focus mostly on economizing water in daily life as well as industry and agriculture.
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