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  1. Engineers Offer Reassurance RE Mosul Dam Structural Integrity

    23 Apr 2019- 11:57 by Local Press Report MOSUL RUDAW Engineers working at the site of Mosul Dam in northwest Iraq say the structure is not at risk of collapse despite recent heavy rain filling its reservoir to a 30-year high. Located 50 km north of the wa ...

    Local Press Report - 04/23/2019 - 11:57

  2. The Water Diplomat Talks- Jayantika Kutty, Strategic Foresight Group- Researchers Document 51 Attacks On Middle East Water Infrastructure Since 2012

    21 Mar 2019- 08:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MUMBAI, India Jayantika Kutty, Research Analyst with think-tank Strategic Foresight Group (SFG) speaks with David Duncan, Publisher, OOSKAnews in this (LINK) OOSKAnewscast audio interview. This OOSKAnewscast w ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/05/2019 - 07:41

  3. Mosul Water Treatment Plant Cleared Of Explosives

    7 Jun 2018- 11:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BAGHDAD, Iraq A US military contractor says that over 40,000 citizens of Mosul "will soon be able to get water again" from Al Dawassa, a city water treatment plant, crediting a US State Dpepartment Pr ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2018 - 10:17

  4. USA Roundup: Water Conflict Mapped, Risks in Iraq and Pakistan, Trump Administration: "Don’t Mention Climate Change”, 63 Million Americans Exposed to Unsafe Water, California Tunnels, Nestle, a Random Dogs Story and More

    18 Aug 2017- 10:35 by OOSKAnews Info WARRENTON, VA Global Water Conflict in Maps A new atlas by Guerrilla Cartography explores the importance of water in everything from ancient mythology to modern warfare. Maps in the world atlas come from artists, activ ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 08/18/2017 - 13:08

  5. Mosul Dam – Unplugged?

    1 Jun 2017- 08:41 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WARRENTON VA, United States It is being reported that the Iraq government has delayed a decision on whether to renew contract with the US subsidiary of Italy's Trevi Group for urgent repairs to Iraq’s noto ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/01/2017 - 09:03

  6. Mosul Battle Mounts

    31 May 2017- 11:38 by Local Press Report MOSUL Reuters Tens of thousands of civilians in parts of Mosul held by Islamic State are struggling to get food, water and medicine, the United Nations said, days into a new push by U.S.-backed Iraqi government tro ...

    Local Press Report - 05/31/2017 - 11:38

  7. Humanitarian Convoy Reaches Mosul

    18 Nov 2016- 01:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MOSUL, Iraq A multi-agency humanitarian convoy, led by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), reached the Iraqi city of Mosul this week for the first time in two years. The 14-vehicle convoy brought one ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/18/2016 - 01:37

  8. Iraqi Children Dying of Thirst in Mosul Corridor

    17 Oct 2016- 07:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MOSUL, Iraq Children fleeing the latest wave of fighting around the Iraqi city of Mosul are dying of thirst or being killed by landmines, international humanitarian NGO Save the Children said last week. The or ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/17/2016 - 07:18

  9. Islamic State Accused of Poisoning Water at Turkish Military Base

    2 Aug 2016- 08:50 by Local Press Report IRBIL Rudaw At least 60 Turkish soldiers and 20 Sunni militiamen have reportedly been poisoned at a military base near the town of Bashiqa north of Mosul, according to a local Kurdish official, who said that the Isl ...

    Local Press Report - 08/02/2016 - 08:50

  10. Military Operation in Mosul Could Create World’s Biggest Humanitarian Crisis: UN

    21 Jul 2016- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BAGHDAD, Iraq The planned military operation in the Iraqi city of Mosul could lead to the largest humanitarian crisis in the world, affecting as many as 1.5 million civilians, according to Lise Grande, the Uni ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/21/2016 - 10:11

  11. Italian Defense Minister in Iraq to Discuss Troop Deployment to Mosul Dam

    10 May 2016- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BAGHDAD, Iraq Italian Defense Minister Roberta Pinotti was in Iraq on April 9th to discuss logistics for deploying 450 Italian troops to the Mosul Dam, to protect workers carrying out repair work on the struct ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/10/2016 - 10:02

  12. Italian Soldiers Arrive at Mosul Dam Ahead of Repair Team

    15 Apr 2016- 10:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BAGHDAD, Iraq An advance team of Italian soldiers and specialists has arrived at Iraq’s Mosul Dam ahead of engineers from Trevi Group, which won the $301 million USD contract to conduct repairs on the structur ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/15/2016 - 10:55

  13. Iraq Does Little to Prepare Residents for Potential Mosul Dam Collapses

    31 Mar 2016- 08:16 by Local Press Report BAGHDAD Reuters Despite intense U.S. pressure to act to keep Iraq's largest dam from collapsing, Baghdad has done little to prepare Iraqis for the possibility of a burst that could unleash a flood reaching the ...

    Local Press Report - 03/31/2016 - 08:16

  14. Obama Intervened Over Iraq's Mosul Dam

    23 Mar 2016- 08:16 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON, DC Reuters On Jan. 21, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry met with Iraq's prime minister in Davos, Switzerland, and handed him a personal note from President Barack Obama pleading for urgent action ...

    Local Press Report - 03/23/2016 - 08:16

  15. Italian Engineers Need at Least Two Months Before Starting Work on Iraq's Mosul Dam

    15 Mar 2016- 09:02 by Local Press Report BAGHDAD Reuters Italian engineers hired to help prevent a catastrophic collapse of Iraq's largest hydro-electric dam will need at least two months to assess the structure before starting major maintenance work ...

    Local Press Report - 03/15/2016 - 09:02