Arab Water Security: Threats and Opportunities in the Gulf by Hussein A. Amery

By Hussein A. Amery

This publication explores the nationwide safety implications of the Arab Gulf states reliance on desalination crops, and their similar infrastructure. It presents the 1st systematic and complete dialogue of present and destiny threats to the provision of freshwater from a desalination plant, together with genuine and digital assaults through terrorists, mechanical failure, infection, sabotage via aggrieved staff, assaults with regards to neighborhood conflicts, in addition to their vulnerability to ordinary failures. It additionally presents an in depth research of the results of a possible disruption to the water provide, and proposes attainable measures, either political and technological, that may be used to extend resilience to those threats. Arab Water protection is a beneficial reference for researchers and graduate scholars, in addition to for coverage makers and execs, attracted to water safeguard, normal assets, and environmental terrorism.

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