Warnings of water level drop in the Euphrates river because of Turkish procedures
The management affiliated with “SDF” announced that it will lower the the hours of electric feeding of the cities and towns east of the Euphrates river because of the huge drop in water level, where the Turkish government are responsible for cutting down the water supplies of the region.
The statement mentioned that the water level drop will be negative on the region economy, food security, water shortage and damaging the crops, pointing that the water income from Turkey is less than the quarter of what is agreed to internationally, where the water level in “Teshreen” lake is at 322.30 square meters and the water level in the Euphrates river is at 301.27 square metres as wide drop comparing with the same period of every year.
The operation room head president in “Teshreen” dam “Jihad bayram” said in a press conference that according to the international agreements the water income should be 500 square meters per second, where now in the region dams there are 200 square meters per second, adding that Turkey is controlling the water income and surrounds the Syrian areas using the water element.
It has been mentioned that the Turkish side established a sequence of dams and water projects along the Euphrates and Tigris river to lower the water level in Syria and Iraq which violates the international agreements and the international law.