Geva Newsreel 450, 1969

Repairing the Ghor Canal in Jordan

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Directed by: Unknown
Subtitles: English, Hebrew

Jordanian tractors are repairing the Ghor Canal after Israel allows the repairs provided that Jordan would not allow terrorist activity in the Jordan Valley. The Ghor Canal was bombed by the IDF in June 1969 as part of the War over Water confrontations between Israel and Jordan, and was intended to put pressure on King Hussein of Jordan to prevent Palestinian organizations from operating in the Jordan Valley.

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