The Aswan High Dam

The Aswan High Dam

Located near Aswan, Egypt, the Aswan High Dam regulates the Nile River’s annual flooding and produces a great deal of hydroelectric power. Constructed from 1960 to 1970, it was financed largely by the Soviet Union after the US and Britain withdrew their financial support in 1956 due to differences with Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nasser. The dam’s creation of Lake Nasser required the relocation of some 90,000 people. What else had to be relocated? Discuss

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