Turkish, Syria Ministers discuss details of dam project

The delegations agreed on the details of the dam which would jointly be constructed by Turkey and Syria.

Turkish, Syria Ministers discuss details of dam project

Turkish Minister of Environment & Forestry Veysel Eroglu met on Saturday with Syrian Minister of Irrigation Nader Al-Bunni

Following their tete-a-tete meeting, Eroglu attended a meeting between the delegations of Turkey and Syria where technical details of Friendship Dam which would be constructed on River Asi.

The delegations agreed on the details of the dam which would jointly be constructed by Turkey and Syria.

The dam, to be constructed on the part of River Asi in Turkey, will protect the agricultural fields and settlements in the two countries towards the sea from floods.

The dam will irrigate some 10,000 hectares of agricultural fields and generate almost 16 million kw/hr energy p.a.


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