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  • 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
  • 25 Oct 2013- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MOSCOW, Russia In the wake of recent severe floods in Russia’s Far East region and China’s northeastern provinces, the two countries’ state-owned hydropower companies, RusHydro and China Three Gorges, announced that they would sign a cooperation
  • 30 Aug 2013- 10:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KHABAROVSK, Russia As the Khabarovsk Region in Russia’s Far East continues to fight the effects of recent record-setting floods, authorities have grown increasingly concerned about the deteriorating quality of potable water. In response, they have drawn
  • 20 Aug 2013- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KHABAROVSK, Russia With record flooding putting the entire water system in Russia’s Khabarovsk region in jeopardy, epidemiologists have resorted to extra chlorination at water facilities to prevent contamination. The Russian Federal Consumer Rights
  • 19 Aug 2013- 10:14 by Local Press Report MOSCOW RT Up to 100,000 people may be evacuated from flood-hit regions in Russia’s Far East. Water levels at local reservoirs have already reached historic highs, and officials say the floods raging in the area are expected to continue rising even further.
  • 12 Aug 2013- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MOSCOW, Russia Russia’s Far East has been pummeled with heavy rains for about three weeks now, causing flooding and damage that so far totals more than $32 million USD, according to the country’s Emergencies Ministry. Regional estimates put total costs
  • 26 Jul 2013- 10:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MOSCOW, Russia International environmental watchdog Greenpeace’s Russian division found unsafe levels of industrial pollutants, including sulfur, oil, heavy metals and aluminium, in the Moscow River. Last month, the group took samples from 10 discharge
  • 23 Jul 2013- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MOSCOW, Russia In a public conference call held with President Vladimir Putin on July 18, Igor Sechin, head of Russian oil company Rosneft, announced a $700 million USD project to upgrade the Komsomolsk refinery, one of the country’s largest oil
  • 7 Jan 2009- 13:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MOSCOW, Russia Russian Minister of Natural Resources Yury Trutnev has announced plans to implement a project of eliminating the threat of pollution to the Amur River. The threat to the Amur comes from the abandoned plant that produced boric acid for the