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Three: predicted Water stability of Egypt in 1997 and 2017 (in km3/year). resource: Egypt, Ministry of Water assets and Irrigation (2002). • desk forty eight. four: symptoms Used to document at the kingdom of foodstuff protection in Egypt. resource: Egypt, Ministry of Water assets and Irrigation (2003). In bankruptcy forty nine, Patricia Kameri-Mbote and Kithure Kindiki reproduced 3 maps which are within the public area (FAO, USDA) and got permission from the copyright holders to breed the 1st map: • determine forty nine. 1: Landcover sessions within the Nile Basin. resource: IUCN: Water assets E Atlas. Watersheds of the area; at: