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  1. Civil Society Groups Appeal To UN As Key Syria Water Station Disabled Again In Conflict Zone

    25 Aug 2020- 04:25 by Staff- Water Diplomat Damascus, Syria For the eighth time since October 2019, actions by Turkey and Sunni rebel allies cut water service from the Allouk (Alok) pumping station in Syria, 13 August. While flow from the station was part ...

    Staff - Water D... - 09/03/2020 - 13:23

  2. Crumbling Syria Oil Infrastructure Pollutes Water Resources

    9 Jul 2020- 09:21 by Staff- Water Diplomat Damascus, Syria Degradation of oil facilities in conflict-torn northeast Syria has led to spillage of tens-of-thousands of barrels of oil into canals and creeks, contributing to persistent and extensive contamina ...

    Staff - Water D... - 08/11/2020 - 07:33

  3. Coronavirus Hygiene Precautions Next To Impossible In Syria Conflict Zone

    28 May 2020- 10:58 by Staff- Water Diplomat DAMASCUS, Syria Continuing and sporadic water shortages are making hygiene precautions next to impossible in north-east Syria while millions face coronavirus risk amid continued fighting, destroyed infrastructur ...

    Staff - Water D... - 06/03/2020 - 10:01

  4. Water Diplomacy Voices: COVID-19 Shows Why Protecting Water In Conflict is Vital

    12 May 2020- 07:16 by Staff- Water Diplomat GENEVA, Switzerand Access to water is critical for civilians in conflict zones. Yet all too often, water infrastructure is damaged or deliberately targeted. In an effort to strengthen the norms intended to prote ...

    Staff - Water D... - 06/03/2020 - 09:57

  5. Water Supply In North Syria Cut Again During Conflict

    18 May 2020- 10:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DAMASCUS, Syria For the sixth time since October,  actoins by Turkey and Sunni rebel allies cut water service from the Allouk (Alok) pumping station 7 May. Water authorities sent out an alert asking households ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/18/2020 - 10:29

  6. Turkey-backed Forces Again Cut Off Water Supply in Northern Syria, Humanitarian Crisis Intensifies

    30 Mar 2020- 06:15 by Staff- Water Diplomat Damascus, Syria Turkish-backed armed forces cut off the water supply of up to 460,000 Syrians in March, exacerbating a perilous humanitarian situation in the East of the country. Much of the population is alread ...

    Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 10:50

  7. Water Scarcity Impact Of Internal Displacement In Iraq

    3 Mar 2020- 09:26 by Staff- Water Diplomat GENEVA, Switzerand New research from the Internal Displacement Monitoring Center (IDMC) released  27 February has examined the impact of water scarcity as a contributing factor to internal displacement in souther ...

    Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 10:51

  8. Conflict Then Flash Floods: 230,000 Children Affected In Northern Syria

    27 Dec 2019- 10:29 by Staff- Water Diplomat ANKARA, Turkey Flash flooding in northern Syria has particularly affected over 230,000 children who have already been displaced by conflict in 2019, according to NGO Save the Children. In Northwest Syria, severa ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/30/2019 - 10:02

  9. Syria Conflict: Russia And Turkey Armed Forces Trade Water For Electricity

    16 Dec 2019- 05:26 by Local Press Report DAMASCUS Middle East Monitor The Russian and Turkish armies have reportedly brokered a deal between themselves to swap or trade water for electricity in areas of northern Syria. According to the deal, the Tishrin D ...

    Local Press Report - 12/30/2019 - 08:43

  10. Syria Conflict: Efforts To Alleviate Water Crisis

    2 Dec 2019- 10:08 by Staff- Water Diplomat GENEVA, Switzerland The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) are concerned about a possible humanitarian crisis in northern Syria arising from a lack of access t ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 10:54

  11. Remarkable US Army Climate Change Report Studies Conflict Risk, What Caused Syria War, Bangladesh Risk, Geo-engineering!

    25 Oct 2019- 10:33 by Staff- Water Diplomat Washington DC, United States A combination of global starvation, war, drought and disease could have devastating effects on world security according to a report from several United States agencies including the ...

    Staff - Water D... - 11/07/2019 - 09:39

  12. Water Infrastructure Attacked In Turkey Invasion Of Syria

    23 Oct 2019- 10:32 by Staff- Water Diplomat DAMASCUS, Syria UNICEF reports that water supply to Al-Hasakeh, Syria, partially restarted 21 October after repairs to the electric power supply at the Allouk (Alok) water pumping station. The facility had been ...

    Staff - Water D... - 11/07/2019 - 09:34

  13. Turkey Invasion Of Syria: Damage To Water Infrastructure And Risk Of Water-borne Disease

    16 Oct 2019- 05:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DAMASCUS, Syria The World Health Organization (WHO) is gravely concerned about the humanitarian health situation in northeast Syria, where up to 200,000 people have been displaced as a result of increased mili ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/16/2019 - 05:56

  14. 41 Countries Need External Assistance For Food

    23 Sep 2019- 06:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ROME, Italy The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (UNFAO) has reported that there are 41 countries that continue to require some external assistance to meet food requirements. Conflicts act as t ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/23/2019 - 06:35

  15. Rains Partially Relieve Syrian Farmers; Hostilities Remain

    7 Sep 2019- 10:33 by Staff- Water Diplomat ROME, Italy Favorable rains in Syria’s agricultural areas, coupled with improved overall security, have reportedly boosted harvests compared to last year, but higher food prices are putting more strain on many Sy ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/10/2019 - 09:25

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