Egypt faces food imports as population increases, water grows scarce

File - A farmer flattens the soil using a horse to prepare his land for growing rice in the 6th of October village in the Nile Delta province of Al-Baheira, northwest of Cairo, May 22, 2014. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on July 05, 2014, on page 4.




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