Disasters

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  • Kyrgyzstan's Parliament on September 17 discussed the possibility of water wars in Central Asia and the country’s willingness to get involved in possible conflicts.
  • 20 Jul 2011- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan Development of aluminum and iron fields in central Kyrgyzstan by Chinese investors could result in an environmental catastrophe-- melting glaciers, which will decrease water resources of the country, and pollution of the Chu River
  • 17 Sep 2008- 14:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan Negotiations among Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan over distribution of the Syr Darya water resources have proven ineffective. During the negotiations, held in the Kazakh city of Almaty last week, Kyrgyzstan pushed for
  • 3 Jun 2008- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Kyrgyzstan should release water from the Toktogul reservoir on the Naryn River, a tributary of the Syr Darya, for irrigation in Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan, according to Speaker of the Kyrgyz Parliament Adakhan Madumarov. Madumarov said this is necessary
  • 12 May 2008- 23:41 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan- Kyrgyz Prime Minister Igor Chudinov has signed a decree on measures for the accumulation of the necessary volume of water in the Toktogul reservoir in preparation for the fall and winter of 2008-2009, the government said. The