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  • 11 Oct 2019- 09:05 by Local Press Report KYIV Ukraine News Agency President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky states that Kyiv is not negotiating with the Russian Federation regarding the possibility of resuming fresh water supplies to Crimea annexed by Russia. When asked if Ukraine is ready to
  • 7 Sep 2019- 10:33 by Staff- Water Diplomat ROME, Italy Favorable rains in Syria’s agricultural areas, coupled with improved overall security, have reportedly boosted harvests compared to last year, but higher food prices are putting more strain on many Syrians. A report issued 5 Sptember by the
  • 14 Aug 2019- 09:24 by Staff- Water Diplomat KYIV, Ukraine Efforts by leadership of the Russia-occupied Crimea region of Ukraine to access waters of the Dnieper River have been met with short shrift by the government of Ukraine. Deputy Chairman of the Crimean Council of Ministers Georgy Muradov said
  • 1 May 2019- 07:50 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States After five years of conflict over 3.5 million people in eastern Ukraine are in urgent need of humanitarian assistance and protection, the United Nations Security Council was told last week.  UN Assistant Secretary-General for
  • 28 Feb 2019- 08:02 by Local Press Report KYIV Ukrinform “In fact, the occupation authorities recognize that almost 20% of Crimean residents today do not have access to quality water, that is, every fifth person living in the occupied territory has no access to quality water and cannot use it. If we
  • 15 Jan 2019- 08:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KYIV, Ukraine Three water workers in Donetsk, Ukraine, were injured by gunfire January 10, bringing the total to eleven in the past nine months. The UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator in Ukraine, Osnat Lubrani condemned the attack on workers of
  • 1 Oct 2018- 11:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KYIV, Ukraine Over 115 peoplle have been hospitalized in the city of Makiivka in Ukraine's eastern Donetsk region showing symptoms of drinking tap water contaminated with Manganese. On September 29, Pavlo Lysyanskyi, a representative of Ukraine’s
  • 25 Sep 2018- 07:50 by Local Press Report KYIV 112 International On September 23, in the area of Avdiivka, mercenaries attacked technical crews fixing the local water pipeline. The militants used grenade launchers, small arms and heavy machineguns. Workers of 'Voda Donbasa' company were
  • 18 Jul 2018- 08:53 by Local Press Report KYIV SC Magazine Ukraine is claiming to have stopped a VPNFilter attack which targeted a chlorine distillation station last week. The malware was developed by the Russian cybergang APT28, according to the FBI, is designed to detect a "sensitive"
  • 23 Jul 2018- 07:54 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KYIV, Ukraine Concern is mounting in Ukraine about radioactive contamination of fresh water caused by flooding of mines in the Russia-occupied east of the country. Ambassador Ihor Prokopchuk, Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the International
  • 20 Jun 2018- 11:57 by Local Press Report KYIV Unian Russian President Vladimir Putin is unlikely to resort to a military operation to force the land corridor via mainland Ukraine to Crimea, since he needs the peninsula only as a military base while the price the Kremlin will have to pay for the
  • 20 Feb 2018- 10:21 by Local Press Report KYIV Open for Business The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) distributed 50 drip irrigation kits to small farmers in conflict-affected Donetsk and Luhansk regions on February 16. 2018. Each beneficiary farmer will receive a full irrigation kit –
  • 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
  • 26 Jul 2017- 08:22 by Local Press Report KYIV Kyiv Post Repair teams have restored the power lines which supply electricity to the Donetsk filtration station (DFS), water supply to Avdiyivka is expected on July 25 morning, with complete resumption of water supply due by July 25 evening, Avdiyivka
  • 20 Jul 2017- 10:07 by Local Press Report KYIV Kyiv Post There is no good drinking water in Donbas and there is a risk of water shortages in Mariupol, Donetsk region, Ukraine’s Minister of Temporarily Occupied Territories and Internally Displaced Persons Vadym Chernysh said in an interview. There is