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  • 20 Oct 2010- 14:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SLOVAKIA, BRATISLAVA The SlovakianEnvironmental Inspectorate (SEI) has launched an intensive monitoring program of the water quality in the Danube River. The Danube River forms the natural border between Slovakia and Hungary. The site of the Ajka
  • 20 Oct 2010- 14:48 by Local Press Report SOFIA EMportal The Bulgarian section of the Danube River remains free from contamination from the toxic sludge spill in Hungary, according to the latest water test results. Data on the Hungarian, Serbian and Romanian sections of the river also show no
  • 20 Oct 2010- 14:48 by Local Press Report BUCHAREST, Romania ACTmedia (Romania) The water quality in the Danube River in Bazias, where the Danube enters Romania in the southwest, is being measured at every three hours. Local Committees for Emergency Situations were warned following the toxic sludge
  • 20 Oct 2010- 14:48 by Local Press Report KIEV, Ukraine NRCU Ukrainian Radio 'Water in the Ukrainian sector of the Danube River meets usual standards, the Ministry of Environmental Protection said. The State Environmental Inspectorate of the North-West Black Sea Region is conducting daily
  • 6 Oct 2010- 14:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HUNGARY, BUDAPEST The Hungarian government is concerned that a toxic sludge spill that has already reached the Marcal River could reach and contaminate the Raba and Danube rivers if not properly contained with plaster. Bulgaria's Executive Agency
  • 11 Aug 2010- 14:48 by Local Press Report MOSCOW, Russia Voice of Russia China may become the major purchaser of water from Russia 's Lake Baikal. The lake is the source of one-fifth of Russia's water resources. Experts said laying a water pipeline to supply China's northern provinces
  • 9 Aug 2010- 20:58 by Local Press Report MOSCOW Voice of Russia China may become a major purchaser of water from Russia's Lake Baikal. The lake is the source of one-fifth of Russia's water resources. Experts said laying a water pipeline to supply China's northern provinces with Baikal
  • 12 Jul 2010- 20:58 by Local Press Report vientiane, laos MCOT (Thailand) Dams on Lao tributaries of the Mekong River do not affect low water levels currently in the Mekong River, according to Laos' Minister of Energy and Mines Soulivong Daravong. He said Laos would abide by international
  • 28 Apr 2010- 14:47 by Local Press Report MOSCOW Eurasia Review Leaders of the Baikal Movement sent an appeal to heads of state and leaders of major businesses, asking them to pressure Moscow to save Lake Baikal. The movement had failed to get Prime Minister Vladimir Putin to reverse his decision to