In Libya, the fall of Moammar Gadhafi's regime last year halted construction on a $25 billion project to pump water to the country's north, said economic delegation official Giuma Rahuma.
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"Many farmers are in the north," Mr. Rahuma said. "The [Libyan] revolution stopped the project. Maybe it will start again next year, or in two years."