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  • 13 Oct 2016- 09:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SIMFEROPOL, Crimea Crimean officials this week announced a plan to build a new channel to transfer water to the North Crimean Canal, as part of the effort to ease water shortages. The peninsula used to get 85 percent of its freshwater via the North
  • 30 Oct 2015- 11:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SIMFEROPOL, Crimea Construction of three large water diversion projects in northeastern Crimea is expected to be completed by the end of this year, Gennady Nara, head of the Crimean Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources, told reporters in Simferopol
  • 15 Oct 2015- 10:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SIMFEROPOL, Crimea Eastern Crimea, as well the peninsula's administrative capital, Simferopol, and the Sudansk region, face a worsening water situation, members heard during a recent meeting of the Crimea Council’s Committee on Construction,
  • 28 Apr 2015- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SIMFEROPOL, Crimea A Crimean water expert has said the peninsula should carry out desalination and artificial rainfall projects in order to deal with potential water shortages. Desalinating seawater is the only option to guarantee safe water supply to
  • 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
  • 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
  • 6 Feb 2015- 10:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine Another utility worker was killed this week during clashes between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian separatists in Donetsk Province, according to regional water provider Voda Donbassa. Sergey Galkin, is the seventh Voda Donbassa employee
  • 2 Feb 2015- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine The water supply situation in Eastern Ukraine is getting worse every day because of ongoing military action there, according to regional water company Voda Donbassa. The utility warned on January 30th that many cities in the area are
  • 21 Jan 2015- 10:54 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine A number of water supply and wastewater facilities were destroyed in war-torn eastern Ukraine this weekend as a result of large-scale military action in the area, according to regional water utility Voda Donbassa. A one-meter-diameter