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  1. Geneva Water Hub "Water Talks": Dam Challenges In The Euphrates-Tigris Basin

    9 Jun 2019- 06:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland Transboundary water relations in the Euphrates-Tigris basin have been marked with political confrontations among the riparian states, namely Turkey, Syria and Iraq, mainly due to uncoordinat ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/09/2019 - 06:52

  2. Syria Desperate For Natural Resources Rehabilitation

    14 Mar 2019- 12:04 by Local Press Report DAMASCUS The National The impact of years of conflict-related environmental damage in Syria will have long-term repercussions on the livelihoods of civilians that urgently need to be mitigated, the Food and Agricul ...

    Local Press Report - 05/05/2019 - 08:10

  3. COP23 Underway, Syria Signs Up, Fiji Presidency, Water Action Day, Calls for Investment in Climate Adaptation, COPS and Robbers, More…

    7 Nov 2017- 10:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BONN, Germany COP23 Underway, Syria Says "We're in!", US Isolated Action Day for Water World Water Council Calls for Financing for New Water Infrastructure and Maintenance Oil Majors Named and Sh ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/07/2017 - 11:11

  4. UN Calls for Humanitarian Pause in War-Torn Aleppo

    9 Aug 2016- 10:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ALEPPO, Syria The United Nations this week called for a pause in hostilities in the besieged Syrian city of Aleppo to allow humanitarian access to repair damaged electricity and water networks and provide assis ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/09/2016 - 10:36

  5. Power Cuts, Unusable Wells Leave Syrian Kurdish City Short of Water

    8 Aug 2016- 10:48 by Local Press Report QAMISHLI Rudaw Water shortages in the Syrian Kurdish city of Qamishli are worsening every day. There are 90 water wells in Qamishli but only 60 are functioning. There is not the equipment to repair damaged wells and ...

    Local Press Report - 08/08/2016 - 10:48

  6. UNEP Report Highlights Dam-Building as Source of Geopolitical Risk in Trans-boundary River Basins

    4 May 2016- 11:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CORVALLIS, OR, United States A new assessment of the world’s trans-boundary river basins by the United Nations Environmental Group (UNEP) has identified “hotspots” for potential conflict in the next 15 to 30 ye ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/04/2016 - 11:31

  7. Syria Hit by Nationwide Blackout

    4 Mar 2016- 11:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DAMASCUS, Syria Syria suffered a nationwide electricity blackout on March 3rd for "unknown reasons," according to state media. The power cut affected all of the country’s provinces,  local officials c ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/04/2016 - 11:33

  8. ICRC “Alarmed” by Situation in Syria’s Aleppo Region

    23 Feb 2016- 10:51 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DAMASCUS, Syria The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has expressed deep “alarm” at the situation in Syria’s Aleppo region, where people have no water or electricity, and more than 70,000 have no ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/23/2016 - 10:51

  9. Climate Change Is a Security Risk: US Defense Department:

    31 Jul 2015- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States Global climate change is a security risk that will aggravate existing problems such as poverty, social tensions, environmental degradation and weak and ineffective political insti ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/31/2015 - 10:06

  10. Aleppo Water Cuts Raised Risk of Disease Among Children: UNICEF

    24 Jul 2015- 10:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DAMASCUS, Syria The recent lengthy water disruptions in the Syrian city of Aleppo increased the risk of water-borne disease, especially among children, according to the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF). ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/24/2015 - 10:34

  11. Water Supply Resumes in Aleppo

    20 Jul 2015- 10:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ALEPPO, Syria Water and power supply have resumed in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, after three weeks without water, according to UK-based watchdog group the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. The water ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/20/2015 - 10:07

  12. Former CIA Director Warns That International Hackers Could Target US Power, Water Supply

    16 Jun 2015- 10:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States The United States’ electrical and water supply grids are potential targets for cyber attacks by international hackers in China, Syria and Russia, according to Former Central Intelli ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/16/2015 - 11:23

  13. Iraqi Forces Fight to Retake Tharthar Dam

    27 Apr 2015- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BAGHDAD, Iraq The Iraqi army has launched a military operation to retake Tharthar Dam from Islamic State (IS) militants. The dam, located in western Anbar Province near Fallujah, controls the flow of water fro ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/27/2015 - 10:22

  14. Iraqi Forces Stop IS Attack on Adhaim Dam

    16 Feb 2015- 10:50 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BAGHDAD, Iraq Iraqi security forces, together with Shiite militias, on February 15th staved off an attack by Islamic State (IS) militants on Adhaim Dam on the Euphrates River, just north of Baghdad. The dam is ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/16/2015 - 10:50

  15. Iraqi Forces Retake Key Northeastern Dam From IS Militants

    18 Nov 2014- 10:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BAGHDAD, Iraq Iraqi government forces, joined by fighters from the Shia Badr Brigades, this week regained control of one of the country’s largest dams, Adhaim Dam in the northeast, from Islamic State (IS) mili ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/18/2014 - 10:20

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