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  1. Israel And Palestine Close To Jerusalem Sewage Cooperation Deal?

    23 Jun 2019- 11:16 by Local Press Report JERUSALEM The Times of Israel Just as Israel’s relations with the Palestinian Authority seem to be sinking lower and US President Donald Trump’s “deal of the century” is deepening the rift, it looks like the greate ...

    Local Press Report - 06/23/2019 - 11:18

  2. Three Bidders For Huge Israel Desal Plant

    17 May 2019- 07:55 by Local Press Report JERUSALEM Reuters Israel has received bids from three groups interested in building and operating a desalination plant that will supply more than a fifth of the country’s household water and help battle shortages t ...

    Local Press Report - 05/17/2019 - 08:03

  3. USAID To Shutter West Bank, Gaza Mission

    26 Nov 2018- 08:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington, United States The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is planning to permanently close its mission in the West Bank and Gaza in early 2019 in a move certain to exacerbate an ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/26/2018 - 08:30

  4. Dead Sea Shrinkage Alarms Israel

    2 Mar 2018- 12:56 by Local Press Report JERUSALEM Xinhuanet News The decreasing of water level of the Dead Sea is raising concerns, Israel's Ministry of Environmental Protection said in a status report of the country's environment, with disturbi ...

    Local Press Report - 03/02/2018 - 12:56

  5. Israeli Mayors Ask US for Help in Gaza Water Crisis

    31 Aug 2017- 07:57 by Local Press Report JERUSALEM The Jerusalem Post Southern Gaza border mayors have asked the United States to form an international coalition to help resolve Gaza’s water and electricity crisis, which has created a major pollution cris ...

    Local Press Report - 08/31/2017 - 11:44

  6. 'Salt Water Challenge'- Palestinian Prisoners Strike

    1 May 2017- 12:55 by Local Press Report JERUSALEM CNN Palestinians across the world are posting videos of themselves on social media drinking salt water, as part of a new online challenge intended to draw attention to Palestinian prisoners on hunger strik ...

    Local Press Report - 05/01/2017 - 12:56

  7. Israelis and PA to Talk Water After Six-Year Freeze

    16 Jan 2017- 04:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent JERUSALEM Palestinians and Israelis on Sunday agreed to renew activities of the Joint Water Committee after a six-year freeze that has made it difficult to advance projects to benefit Palestinians and Israelis ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/16/2017 - 04:58

  8. Plan Allocates More Water to Settlers Than Palestinians

    14 Nov 2016- 12:33 by Local Press Report JERUSALEM Haaretz A master plan developed by the Water Authority to calculate water supplies for the West Bank until 2050 has sparked controversy at the National Infrastructure, Energy and Water Ministry and had be ...

    Local Press Report - 11/14/2016 - 13:22

  9. Israel Says Palestinians to Blame for Lack of Water

    9 Nov 2016- 12:28 by Local Press Report JERUSALEM Israel Today Maj.-Gen. Yoav Mordechai, Israel’s Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories (COGAT), has warned in a letter to the international community that the water supply in Gaza and the ...

    Local Press Report - 11/09/2016 - 12:28

  10. Israel Closes 20 Percent of Water Facilities Over Pollution

    3 Oct 2016- 09:59 by Local Press Report JERUSALEM Middle East Monitor Israel has closed a fifth of all its drinking water facilities since 1998 due to industrial contamination. Figures were presented at a conference by the country’s Water Authority, sayin ...

    Local Press Report - 10/03/2016 - 09:59

  11. Afek Drills for Water in Golan Heights

    22 Sep 2016- 08:39 by Local Press Report JERUSALEM PR Newswire Afek Oil and Gas Ltd., (Afek), holder of an exclusive oil and gas exploration license in Israel's Golan Heights, announced this week that it is conducting drilling and related operations ...

    Local Press Report - 09/22/2016 - 08:39

  12. Desalination May Cause Iodine Deficiency

    20 Sep 2016- 08:39 by Local Press Report JERUSALEM Science Daily Desalination can dramatically increase the prevalence of inadequate iodine intake, new research suggests. An estimated 300 million people worldwide rely on over 17,000 desalination plants in ...

    Local Press Report - 09/20/2016 - 08:39

  13. Knesset Sub-Committee Disagrees Over German-Funded, Arab-Only Facility

    14 Sep 2016- 10:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TEL AVIV, Israel The Israeli Knesset’s subcommittee for Judea and Samaria saw a dispute this week about establishment of a wastewater plant near the Rimonim community in Samaria that will be funded by the Germ ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/14/2016 - 10:54

  14. Netherlands, Israel to Improve Water and Gas Supply to Gaza

    7 Sep 2016- 05:39 by Local Press Report JERUSALEM Reuters The Dutch government will assist Israel in improving water and gas supplies to energy-strapped Gaza, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Tuesday during a visit to the Netherlands. Netanyahu s ...

    Local Press Report - 09/07/2016 - 05:39

  15. UK Initiatives Aim to Tackle Mideast Water Shortages

    22 Jul 2016- 09:28 by Local Press Report TEL AVIV Jerusalem Post Two efforts to deal with regional water shortages have been initiated by the British government in a “unique effort,” it was announced in Tel Aviv on Thursday. The two platforms for rare sci ...

    Local Press Report - 07/22/2016 - 09:28

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