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  • 13 Dec 2017- 08:02 by Local Press Report DONETSK Union Reports about alleged shelling by the Armed Forces of Ukraine of the area of the Donetsk water filtration station, using phosphorous ammunition, at 15:30 on December 8, are untrue, according to a December 9 report by the OSCE Special Monitoring
  • 7 Dec 2017- 08:36 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC The New York Times President Trump pressed Saudi Arabia on Wednesday to fully end its blockade of food, water, medicine and fuel into Yemen, a rare humanitarian rebuke to the Middle East ally that he has firmly embraced since taking office.
  • 4 Dec 2017- 11:36 by Local Press Report TRIPOLI Libya Herald It is reported that water is slowly returning to Tripoli after the Man-Made River authority said that valves on the system had been reopened and the Hasawanah reservoir was refilling. The valves were earlier closed for the second time in
  • 4 Dec 2017- 11:36 by Local Press Report DONETSK TASS Russian News Agency The Donetsk water filtering station came under shelling by Ukrainian troops, personnel was evacuated to a bomb shelter, a spokesman for Voda Donbassa, a water utility company, said on Sunday. The area around the Donetsk water
  • 4 Dec 2017- 11:36 by Local Press Report GENEVA World Health Organization The partial lifting of the blockade of Yemen’s Red Sea ports by the Saudi-led coalition in recent days is allowing humanitarian organizations to resume the provision of life-saving assistance to people in desperate need. Given
  • 1 Dec 2017- 08:39 by Local Press Report SANA'A BBC News The International Committee of the Red Cross is buying 750,000 litres of diesel fuel to help provide clean water for a million people living in Yemen. Nine cities ran out of clean water this month because a blockade by a Saudi-led
  • 28 Nov 2017- 09:14 by Local Press Report TRIPOLI Libya Herald Tripoli again faces major water shortages a month after the same armed gang cut supplies to the capital demanding the release of its leader Mabrouk Ahnish. Conflict Corporate Risk Sanitation, Hygiene & Disease Scarcity Tripoli Africa
  • 28 Nov 2017- 09:14 by Local Press Report TOKYO The Japan Times More than six years after a tsunami overwhelmed the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant, Japan has yet to reach consensus on what to do with a million tons of radioactive water, stored on site in around 900 large and densely packed
  • 23 Nov 2017- 08:50 by Local Press Report GENEVA UN News Centre The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) is working with authorities in Bangladesh to urgently investigate high levels E.coli contamination in water drawn from wells inside the Rohingya refugee camps in Cox's Bazar. UNICEF
  • 17 Nov 2017- 11:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland Three cities in Yemen have stopped providing clean water in recent days, putting close to a million people at risk of a renewed cholera outbreak and other water-borne diseases. "The water and sewage systems in Hodeida, Sa&#039
  • 16 Nov 2017- 14:15 by OOSKAnews Info Washington, DC The aid agency of the USA has released a strategy document regarding the country’s vision of a “more water-secure world…where people and nations have the water they need to be healthy, prosperous, and resilient”. Full text of the Global Water
  • 16 Nov 2017- 08:51 by Local Press Report AMMAN The Jordan Times Until a few months ago, Daesh seemed invincible. Suddenly, from May to October, it lost most of its territory in Iraq and Syria. Even though its network in Europe is active, it will lose steam in the next few months. Access Conflict
  • 13 Nov 2017- 08:53 by Local Press Report KYIV Kyiv Post Ukraine is facing new risks of chemical disaster and water safety after an escalation of conflict near water supply facilities in the east of the country, two UN Special Rapporteurs have warned. Conflict Health Pollution Social Issues
  • 10 Nov 2017- 09:21 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Washington Examiner A new round of violence in Ukraine could lead to a chlorine gas disaster in that country, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s team warned Tuesday. State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert accused “Russian-led forces” of
  • 10 Nov 2017- 09:22 by Local Press Report TEL AVIV The New Arab Israeli settlers stole a 400-metre water pipe used by Palestinians in the village of Ein el-Sakout in the Jordan Valley on Tuesday, official Palestinian Authority owned WAFA news agency reported, highlighting the growing tension in the

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