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  • 18 Jan 2019- 08:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KARACHI, Pakistan Giant state-run Russian energy company Inter RAO Group has offered to invest $2 Billion USD in Pakistan water and power sector projects, including the Mohmand dam on the Swat River. Inter RAO Engineering is one of the largest Russian
  • 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
  • 11 Jun 2018- 07:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine The Ukraine State Emergency Service has reported resumption of water supply to residents after operations at the beleagured Donetsk water filtration system came back online after conflict had once again forced a shutdown of the facility
  • 20 May 2018- 12:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETS, Ukraine Despite explicit security guarantees provided by warring parties, the beleaguered Donetsk Water Filtration Station in Eastern Ukraine remains in grave danger amid continuous shelling, Ertugrul Apakan, the Chief Monitor of the
  • 16 May 2018- 11:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MOSCOW, Russia Russian plans for construction of a $180 Million USD desalination project in Iran have been put on hold after the Russian construction company withdrew from the deal last week, citing the tightening of US sanctions against Iran.ComThe
  • 23 Jan 2018- 11:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WARRENTON, VA Russia’s state-owned news agencies Pravda and RIA Novosti reported 22 January that the US’s Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) intends to study the infrastructure of Belarus, Ukraine, Moldova, Finland and Poland for wartime preparedness. All
  • 25 Sep 2017- 07:51 by Local Press Report CHAGAN Gears of Biz This is the amazing moment Russia used a nuclear bomb to create a reservoir – only to end up with a radioactive water supply known as the Atomic Lake. Footage shows a huge mushroom cloud forming after the underground Soviet nuke was
  • 21 Jun 2017- 11:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WARRENTON VA, United States A controversial Czech Republic lawmaker this week announced plans for “an international group of scientists (to be) created in the Czech Republic…to prevent the Crimean Peninsula from turning into a desert”, in defiance of
  • 1 May 2017- 12:55 by Local Press Report MOSCOW TASS Construction of a dam in Ukraine’s Kherson region to cut Crimea off water supplies shows moral depravity and is merely a waste of money, said Frants Klintsevich, a member of the upper house of Russian parliament. Ukraine has put into service the
  • 25 Jan 2017- 11:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent New York, NY, United States The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) Jan 23rd called for unimpeded and unconditional access to children in the besieged city of Deir ez-Zor, noting that they have not received regular humanitarian aid for more
  • 22 Nov 2016- 08:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUHANSK, Ukraine The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has urged members of the Minsk-based Trilateral Contact Group on Eastern Ukraine to take urgent action to provide water supply in the Luhansk region. To avoid cut-offs affecting 600
  • 22 Nov 2016- 08:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SIMFEROPOL, Crimea Russia’s federal security service, FSB, said it had detained two more pro-Ukrainian saboteurs in the Crimean city of Simferopol last week. The FSB said it had detained Alex Stogniy, a colonel with Ukraine’s intelligence service, and
  • 15 Nov 2016- 07:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SEVASTOPOL, Crimea Officials in Ukraine have dismissed reports that Russian security forces have thwarted a plot by Ukrainian saboteurs in the Crimean port city of Sevastopol. Russia’s federal security service, FSB, said it had arrested Alexey
  • 14 Nov 2016- 12:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUHANSK, Ukraine The self-proclaimed Luhansk People’s Republic (LPR) has signed an agreement with the Ukrainian government for moderate water supply, according to LPR Emergency Ministry head Sergey Ivanushkin. “From now on we will receive water from the
  • 27 Oct 2016- 10:53 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DNIPROPETROVSK, Ukraine The Dnipropetrovsk regional administration in eastern Ukraine expects to receive $46.3 million USD in European Investment Bank (EIB) funds for reconstruction of 50 infrastructure facilities. The projects include modernization and

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