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  • 23 Aug 2016- 11:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KYIV, Ukraine Drinking water supply to 400,000 people in eastern Ukraine is at risk, according to observers with the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE). Alexander Hug, deputy head of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission for
  • 9 Aug 2016- 10:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine Several cities in eastern Ukraine’s Donetsk Province-- including Druzhkovka, Konstantinovka and Terezka-- have been left without water due to pipeline ruptures, regional water utility Voda Donbassa reported this week. Water supply in
  • 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
  • 28 Jul 2016- 10:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MINSK, Belarus Russian and Ukrainian negotiators took up the issue of water supply in the Donbass region during this week’s meeting of the trilateral contact group on Ukraine, according to Martin Sajdik, the Organization for Security and Cooperation in
  • 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,
  • 4 Mar 2015- 10:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine Employees of Eastern Ukrainian regional water utility Voda Donbassa have completed repair work on the Seversky Donets-Donbass Canal pipeline, which was damaged during fighting between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian separatists, the
  • 24 Feb 2015- 09:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine Another employee of Eastern Ukrainian regional water utility Voda Donbassa has been killed on the job, the utility said last week. Vladimir Kopyl, a mechanic working on the pumping station in the city of Debaltseve, was killed during a
  • 18 Feb 2015- 11:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine The Ukrainian government is providing some $6 million USD through the national budget to repair damaged water mains in Ukrainian-controlled areas of Donetsk province, provincial authorities said this week. A portion of the funding will
  • 19 Jan 2015- 10:49 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine The water supply situation in Eastern Ukraine has become “very difficult” due to the resumption of hostilities between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian separatists, according to regional water utility Voda Donbassa. Last week, the
  • 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
  • 24 Nov 2014- 10:41 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine Six employees of eastern Ukrainian water utility Voda Donbassa have been killed and more than 20 have been wounded while trying to perform their duties amid fighting between the Ukrainian Army and pro-Russian separatists in the region,
  • 13 Oct 2014- 10:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine The volume of water supplied through the Seversky Donets-Donbass Canal in eastern Ukraine has doubled after regional utility Voda Donbassa completed repairs at several key junctures, the utility said on October 10th. Voda Donbassa has
  • 18 Sep 2014- 10:38 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine Utility workers in Eastern Ukraine are continuing repair work on the Seversky Donets-Donbass Canal “under extremely dangerous and difficult conditions due to military actions that are occasionally resumed,” Voda Donbassa said on
  • 12 Sep 2014- 10:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine The volume of water supplied through the Seversky Donets-Donbass Canal in eastern Ukraine is not sufficient to meet the needs of all the people in the region, and the situation caused by ongoing military action in the area is
  • 18 Aug 2014- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine Water supply has been cut off to most cities in eastern Ukraine’s Donetsk province, including the provincial capital, Donetsk, regional water utility Voda Donbassa said on August 18th.  “In the conditions of intensive military action,

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