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  • 8 Nov 2016- 11:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUHANSK, Ukraine A chemical plant in the Luhansk region of eastern Ukraine has violated water basin protection rules by dumping its waste into the Seversky Donets River, the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) in Luhansk announced this week. "The
  • 29 Jul 2016- 10:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUHANSK, Ukraine Two million residents of eastern Ukraine’s Luhansk region could be left without safe water supply due to a lack of chlorine for water treatment. In a posting on his Facebook page this week, Heorhiy Tuka, Ukraine’s Deputy Minister for
  • 6 Apr 2016- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUHANSK, Ukraine The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe’s (OSCE) Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine this week followed up on reports that villages in Ukrainian-government-controlled and breakaway regions of the Luhansk region were cut
  • 12 Feb 2016- 11:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUHANSK, Ukraine Water supply from the Petrivske water facility to breakaway portions of Luhansk province have been reduced, according to Manolis Pilavov, head of the administration in the separatist-controlled city of Luhansk. The pro-Russian Donbass
  • 14 Jan 2016- 10:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MINSK, Belarus Negotiators working toward resolution of the conflict in Eastern Ukraine have developed a mechanism for utility bill payments to Ukrainian companies in some districts of the breakaway Luhansk region. “The mechanism is in compliance with
  • 17 Nov 2015- 10:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MINSK, Belarus Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) humanitarian and economic coordinators participating in the eastern Ukraine peace negotiations have proposed creating an expert group to address the issue of water supply payments
  • 23 Sep 2015- 11:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MINSK, Belarus Members of the Trilateral Contact Group on Ukraine-- made up of representatives from Russia, Ukraine and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE)-- agreed during a meeting in Minsk this week to send water supply
  • 21 Sep 2015- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KYIV, Ukraine Ongoing fighting between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian separatists in Eastern Ukraine has repeatedly damaged water networks in the region, leaving tens of thousands of civilians without access to piped water, according to a report
  • 3 Apr 2015- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUHANSK, Ukraine Almost 90 percent of the drinking water supplied to the self-proclaimed "Lugansk People's Republic" in Eastern Ukraine was produced by the regional water company in the Ukrainian-controlled part of the province-- and the
  • 15 Apr 2014- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SIMFEROPOL, Crimea Crimean First Vice-Premier Rustam Temirgaliyev this week accused Ukrainian authorities of cutting water supply to the peninsula via the North Crimean canal. At an April 14 press conference, Temirgaliyev accused Ukraine’s Acting Deputy
  • 20 Mar 2014- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MOSCOW, Russia Moscow-based financial analysts United Trading have produced the first comprehensive public report about the practical costs and benefits to Russia of annexing the former Ukrainian province of Crimea. The report covers almost the entire
  • 28 Feb 2014- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SIMFEROPOL, Ukraine In the aftermath of the recent upheaval in Ukraine, bloggers and experts have been debating whether the Crimean peninsula could manage without water provided from other Ukrainian territories through the North Crimean Canal.  Crimea
  • 21 Oct 2013- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KYIV, Ukraine Nearly 40 percent of water supply pipelines in Ukraine are in critical condition, the country's Ministry of Regional Development, Building, Housing and Utility Services warned last week. Ukraine has a total of over 180,000 kilometers