PBS NewsHour

Natural Gas May Have Profound Impact on Israel's Geopolitics

Clip: 09/06/2013 | 6m 57s

Israel's recent discovery of huge offshore natural gas reserves could mean a profound transformation for Israel's economy and for the region's political stability. The gas basin is believed to extend into waters off Syria and Lebanon — a cause for geopolitical concern, as Israel and Lebanon are technically at war and their maritime border is in dispute.

Aired: 09/06/13

Rating: NR

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