The image of Israel as aqua-messiah is, to put it mildly, a bit hard to swallow
Scarce water – or stolen?
Palestinian protestors drink non-potable water during clashes with Israeli security forces near the border fence between Israel and the Gaza Strip on on 11 October 2015, east of Gaza City (AFP)
When it rains . . .
It seems it’s not so much about nobly rescuing a hapless, thirsty planet. It’s about securing Israel’s image and with it its highly profitable spot in the international order