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  • 25 Sep 2018- 07:50 by Local Press Report KYIV 112 International On September 23, in the area of Avdiivka, mercenaries attacked technical crews fixing the local water pipeline. The militants used grenade launchers, small arms and heavy machineguns. Workers of 'Voda Donbasa' company were
  • 23 Jul 2018- 07:54 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KYIV, Ukraine Concern is mounting in Ukraine about radioactive contamination of fresh water caused by flooding of mines in the Russia-occupied east of the country. Ambassador Ihor Prokopchuk, Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the International
  • 19 Apr 2018- 08:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KYIV, Ukraine The Kharkiv Human Rights Protection Group has warned that "Militants from the self-proclaimed ‘Donetsk people’s republic’ [DNR] are ignoring local residents, the Ukrainian government and international warnings, and flooding the Yunkom
  • 3 Feb 2017- 09:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent AVDIIVKA, Ukraine Intense fighting in the Ukraine town of Avdiivka on 29th and 30th January disabled electricity and water, including the Donetsk Filtration Station and a backup reservoir, according to the United Nations Childrens Fund (UNICEF). The
  • 8 Aug 2016- 10:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUHANSK, Ukraine Petroleum products have been found in water sources in the Luhansk region of eastern Ukraine, the Luhansk Prosecutor’s Office reported this week. “The Prosecutor’s Office of the Luhansk Region, in cooperation with the regional Office of
  • 26 Jul 2016- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine Shelling near the village of Novgorod in the Donetsk region of eastern Ukraine has damaged a water pipeline in the area; this in turn raises the risk that wastewater stored behind dams at a nearby chemical plant will overflow,
  • 12 Jan 2016- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SEVASTOPOL, Crimea A dam on the Chernaya River, whose rapidly filling reservoir provides water supply to 70 percent of residents in the Crimean city of Sevastopol, is at risk of bursting, officials warned this week. After nearly drying up last summer,
  • 11 Aug 2015- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CHISINAU, Moldova Water levels in the Dniester and Prut rivers in Moldova has dropped significantly as a result of ongoing drought in the region. Authorities have warned that if emergency measures are not taken, water provision could be at risk in the
  • 31 Jul 2015- 10:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine Pro-Russian separatist fighters have positioned tanks near the site of a radioactive materials dump for a chemical plant i Eastern Ukraine, Luhansk-based news outlet Informator reported on July 31st. If Ukrainian government forces fire
  • 24 Apr 2015- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine Eastern Ukraine’s Donetsk Province is at risk of water shortages, floods and chemical leaks as a result of ongoing military action in the region, an NGO warned this week. The group, “Ecology-Right-Person,” said Donetsk and nearby cities
  • 5 Dec 2014- 10:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONTSK, Ukraine Water supply facilities, including filtration stations and mains that provide water to many cities in eastern Ukraine’s Donetsk province, have been destroyed in recent military action, regional water utility Voda Donbassa said on December
  • 7 Nov 2014- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine Some cities in strife-torn Donetsk province in eastern Ukraine could be left without water this winter if the Seversky Donets-Donbass Canal freezes up and pumping stations come to a halt, regional water utility Voda Donbassa warned on
  • 29 Jul 2014- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine Local water utility Voda Donbassa (Water of Donbass) on July 27th finished another round of repair work on the Seversky Donets-Donbass Canal in eastern Ukraine. The canal was damaged again during military actions in the region on July
  • 23 Jul 2014- 10:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SIMFEROPOL, Crimea The Bakhchysarai district in central Crimea will see water shortages starting in August due to low water levels in the Alma River and the Alminskoe reservoir, a high-ranking official said on July 21st. Viktor Nosatov, deputy chair of
  • 16 Jul 2014- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine Eastern Ukrainian utility Voda Donbassa said this week that it had repaired and put into operation the pumps for the first and second lifts on the Seversky Donets-Donbass Canal, a major water supply source in the region that was damaged