Disasters

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  • 17 Dec 2015- 10:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ROME, Italy Italian Prime Minister Mateo Renzi announced this week that Italy will be sending 450 troops to defend Iraq’s Mosul Dam. The dam, located on the Tigris River in Nineveh Province, was built three decades ago by a German-Italian consortium.
  • 4 Jun 2015- 11:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium The United Nations this week appealed to the international community for nearly half a billion dollars to meet the needs of 5.6 million Iraqis affected by ongoing conflict for the next six months. “Humanitarian partners have been doing
  • 29 Aug 2014- 10:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BAGHDAD, Iraq Kurdish Peshmerga fighters are again battling militants from the Islamic State (IS) group in the region near Iraq’s Mosul Dam. According to news network CNN, IS-- which is also known as ISIS or ISIL-- has posted a video that it claims