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  1. Saudi Coalition Forces Strike Yemen Cholera Treatment Center

    13 Jun 2018- 12:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland Saudi-led Arab coalition forces were behind a June 11 airstrike that hit a newly constructed Medecins Sans Frontieres / Doctors Without Borders (MSF) cholera treatment center (CTC) in Abs, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/13/2018 - 12:37

  2. Conflict Closes Libya City's Water Treatment Plant, 125,000 Have No Water Access. Publication Argues The 2011 NATO Invasion Was A Water War

    4 Jun 2018- 10:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Tripoli, Libya "Unprecedented levels of fighting" last week forced closure of the Derna, Libya, desalination plant. The port city of Derna, in the east of the country, is facing severe water, food and ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/04/2018 - 13:29

  3. Eastern Africa Floods Death Toll Almost 500. Food Shortages Predicted. Disease Warnings Issued

    29 May 2018- 17:26 by OOSKAnews Info NAIROBI, Kenya Business Day Rainfall that has been twice the seasonal average in parts of eastern Africa has claimed almost 500 lives, forced thousands from their homes and damaged crops, raising the spectre of a repea ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 05/29/2018 - 17:26

  4. Kyrgyzstan Wants UN Action On Uranium Tailings

    22 May 2018- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY The government of Kyrgizstan has demanded a new United Nations resolution on problems associated from uranium mining tailings. Deputy Prime Minister of the Kyrgyz Republic Kubatbek Boronov has draw ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/22/2018 - 10:12

  5. Netanyahu, The Water Tech Start-up, Guterres and The Israeli-Georgian Billionaire

    8 May 2018- 10:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TEL AVIV, Israel Israeli media outlet Haaretz is posing potentially awkward questions in the last 2 weeks about the relationship between “Watergen”, a start-up water technology company, and the country’s Prime ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/08/2018 - 10:18

  6. Water Re-nationalization Is a Trend in EU Nations

    17 Apr 2018- 08:45 by Local Press Report DOHA Al Jazeera In 2010, water was officially recognised as a universal human right by the United Nations. However, the European Union has yet to do the same. The management of water has long been in the hands of p ...

    Local Press Report - 04/17/2018 - 08:45

  7. Ukraine: Donetsk Water Workers Under Gunfire Attack Four Times In March; 345,000 Depend on Beleaguered Filtration Plant; UN Official Described Action as Violation of International Humanitarian Law

    16 Mar 2018- 09:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine As of April 3, the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) reports that its Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) continued to facilitate safe access for workers to and from the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/06/2018 - 06:19

  8. Guterres Launches "International Decade for Action on Water for Sustainable Development"

    22 Mar 2018- 15:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent New YORK NY Climate Change is Adding to The Pressure; Risk of Intensified Disputes and Tensions Between Nations; Quite Simply, Water is a Matter of Life And Death; Call To Action On WASH; Women And Girls Suffe ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/22/2018 - 15:39

  9. UN / World Bank High Level Panel Calls For New Water Action Agenda

    15 Mar 2018- 07:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC “Making Every Drop Count: An Agenda for Water Action”, released March 14 as the “outcome report” of a High Level Panel on Water of 11 Heads of State and a Special Advisor, calls for a fundamental ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/15/2018 - 08:07

  10. UN Demands Halt to Turkey Military Targeting Water Supplies in Syria

    14 Feb 2018- 07:56 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Sputnik News Reports of weekend attacks by Turkey’s military on water supplies in an offensive against Kurdish units in the Afrin region prompted fresh condemnation from the United Nations. Conflict D ...

    Local Press Report - 02/14/2018 - 07:56

  11. Guterres Highlights Water Cooperation at Security Council Briefing on Afghanistan and Central Asia

    24 Jan 2018- 05:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent New YORK NY “Regional cooperation offers opportunities to address common concerns, including counter-terrorist financing, improving border security, fostering dialogue with religious institutions and leaders, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/24/2018 - 05:03

  12. New Yemen Cholera Risk as Saudi Blockade Continues, Three Cities Stop Providing Clean Water

    17 Nov 2017- 11:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland Three cities in Yemen have stopped providing clean water in recent days, putting close to a million people at risk of a renewed cholera outbreak and other water-borne diseases. "The wa ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/17/2017 - 11:09

  13. And Then There Were Two: Syria and US Are Lonelier Pariahs as Nicaragua Signs Climate Accord

    24 Oct 2017- 14:55 by Local Press Report Washington DC The Hill Nicaragua has officially signed on to the Paris climate change agreement, leaving the United States and Syria as the only two countries not supporting the accord. President Daniel Ortega' ...

    Local Press Report - 10/24/2017 - 14:57

  14. UNESCO Urges Deeper Commitment to Water Cooperation

    21 Sep 2017- 08:06 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY Relief Web At the high-level event “Towards Implementation of the International Decade for Action ‘Water for Sustainable Development’ 2018-2028” hosted at the United Nations, UNESCO Director-General, Ir ...

    Local Press Report - 09/21/2017 - 08:06

  15. North Korea: Drought and Sanctions Create Food Shortage

    24 Aug 2017- 05:57 by Local Press Report KUALA LUMPUR Asian Correspondent While the country’s leadership continues to plough scarce resources into internationally condemned missile and nuclear programmes, North Koreans face incredible hardship as sanction ...

    Local Press Report - 08/24/2017 - 05:57

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