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  • 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
  • 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,
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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,
  • 6 Aug 2014- 10:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine Voda Donbassa, the regional water utility in Eastern Ukraine, has fully or partially halted water supply to Donetsk and other cities in Donestsk province, the site of clashes between pro-Russian rebels and Ukrainian forces, because of