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  1. Water Supply Recommences In Tripoli

    18 Aug 2019- 06:17 by Local Press Report TRIPOLI Libya Herald Libya’s Tripoli-based Water Authority announced today that electricity has been reconnected to the Man-Made River Project wells in the Hasawna region located about 450 km south of Tripoli. With ...

    Local Press Report - 08/18/2019 - 06:17

  2. Libya: Tripoli Water Supply Restored After Latest Attack On Man-made River Infrastructure

    23 May 2019- 09:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TRIPOLI, Libya Water supply to Tripoli, Lbya, was restored May 21 after having been cut-off May 19 after an attack by forces apparently loyal to warlord Khalifa Haftar's Libyan National Army (LNA), averti ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/23/2019 - 09:45

  3. Libya's Man Made River Attacked 106 Times Last Year

    13 May 2019- 11:41 by Local Press Report TRIPOLI The Libya Observer The Man-made River Administration (MMRA) revealed in its annual report for 2018, published last Wednesday that the project has been exposed to 106 attacks during the year 2018. The report ...

    Local Press Report - 05/13/2019 - 11:41

  4. Civil Chaos In Libya Hits Water Access

    17 Apr 2019- 08:41 by Local Press Report ZINTAN The Arab Weekly Zintan Mayor Mustafa al-Barouni said the city has suffered “injustice” and decades of marginalisation. “We find that some cities have basic services, telecommunications, roads, ports and job ...

    Local Press Report - 04/17/2019 - 08:41

  5. Libya: Fungi Causes Mass Fish Death In Lake

    10 Feb 2019- 11:03 by Local Press Report TRIPOLI Africanews Toxic marine fungi have been killing off scores of freshwater fish in Libya’s Wadi Kaam lake, located east of Tripoli, due to high levels of pollution, record-low temperatures and over-population ...

    Local Press Report - 02/10/2019 - 11:03

  6. Climate Change A Significant Factor In Migration; Severe Droughts Exacerbate Conflict

    30 Jan 2019- 07:42 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LAXENBURG, Austria New research from the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), seeking confirmation of casual links between climate conditions and migration indicates that in specific c ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/30/2019 - 08:29

  7. Libya: Tobruk Desal Plant Lacks Chemicals, Limits Production

    12 Sep 2018- 10:01 by Local Press Report TOBRUK The Libya Observer An official at the desalination plant in Tobruk said that they had to reduce the amount of daily production of water to the half because of the lack of necessary chemical materials needed ...

    Local Press Report - 09/12/2018 - 10:11

  8. More Militant Attacks On Libya's Man-made River

    14 Aug 2018- 09:53 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TRIPOLI, Libya Libya's government announced August 13 that another of its water supply department sites had been targeted by a terrorist attack, with no casualties on this occasion. The government's ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/14/2018 - 09:54

  9. UNICEF "Concern" Over Man-made River Attacks

    18 Jul 2018- 07:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TRIPOLI, Libya The Twitter account @UNICEFLibya has tweeted concern about recent attacks on the infrastructure of Libya's Great Man-made River system. A July 15 tweet read: "UNICEF is concerned about ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/18/2018 - 07:30

  10. Militants Target Libya's Great Man-made River System

    11 Jul 2018- 10:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TRIPOLI, Libya Suspected Daesh militants killed two workers and kidnapped two others at the Tazirbu water plant in south-eastern Libya July 7, the second attack targeting the country’s water facilities in two ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/11/2018 - 10:26

  11. 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... - 07/05/2018 - 10:17

  12. Water Trickles Back in Man Made River After Guerrilla Actions

    4 Dec 2017- 11:36 by Local Press Report TRIPOLI Libya Herald It is reported that water is slowly returning to Tripoli after the Man-Made River authority said that valves on the system had been reopened and the Hasawanah reservoir was refilling. The valves ...

    Local Press Report - 12/04/2017 - 11:36

  13. Gunmen Again Threaten Tripoli Water Supply

    28 Nov 2017- 09:14 by Local Press Report TRIPOLI Libya Herald Tripoli again faces major water shortages a month after the same armed gang cut supplies to the capital demanding the release of its leader Mabrouk Ahnish. Conflict Corporate Risk Sanitation, H ...

    Local Press Report - 11/28/2017 - 09:14

  14. Tripoli Residents Drill Through Pavements in Search for Water

    30 Oct 2017- 12:21 by Local Press Report TRIPOLI The Independent After years of neglect, workers turned off the water to do urgent maintenance earlier this month, cutting supplies to many Tripoli households. Then an armed group sabotaged the system, prolo ...

    Local Press Report - 10/30/2017 - 12:21

  15. Libya Faces Water Crisis as Gunmen Control Man-Made River Flow, Demand Prisoner Release

    24 Oct 2017- 11:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WARRENTON VA, United States Libya is balanced on the edge of a water crisis as an armed group of Gadhafi-ist rebels remain in control of the main control room of the southern water pipeline system of the count ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/25/2017 - 07:59