Special envoy of the President of the United States in the middle East Jason Grinblat and Minister of regional cooperation of Israel, tzachi Hanegbi agreed with the Palestinian representatives on the progress of the project of building a canal between the Red and Dead seas.
Officially detailed information about the agreements will be reported during a special press conference. The website «7-th channel» reports that the Palestinians will get a substantial discount on fresh water from the canal and produced with the help of the electricity.
Recall that in the framework of the project it is planned laying of pipes between the Red and Dead seas. Elevation changes are planned to be used to generate electricity and to desalinate water. Another goal of the project – saving the Dead sea water level which is constantly decreasing.