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Israel's Plan to Supply the Arab World With Energy Is Under Threat in Jordan

Public protests and civil society campaigns have been gathering pace in Jordan in opposition to the $10 billion deal recently signed by the state-owned National Electric Power Company (NEPCO) and suppliers of Israeli gas, serving as a timely reminder of the limits of overt cooperation, economic or otherwise, between Israel and neighbouring Arab states. Activists have organized street rallies and staged sit-ins outside NEPCO’s offices and in trade union gatherings.
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