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  1. Fake Water News Causes Alarm In Odessa, Ukraine

    31 Mar 2020- 10:29 by Local Press Report ODESSA Euractiv The water service in Odessa, a port city in southern Ukraine, was suddenly overrun this week with calls from worried residents with a peculiar concern. The calls were sparked by a message on social ...

    Local Press Report - 03/31/2020 - 10:29

  2. New Episodes Of Violence Hit Water Facilities In Eastern Ukraine

    8 Jul 2019- 10:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine An escalation in fighting in Eastern Ukraine is threatening access to safe water and sanitation for 3.2 million people, including 500,000 children, as well as the safety of workers risking thei ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/08/2019 - 10:07

  3. Urgent Call For Humanitarian Relief In Ukraine

    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 ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/01/2019 - 07:50

  4. Ukraine: Japan Supports Protection Equipment For Donbas Water Workers

    17 Apr 2019- 08:41 by Local Press Report POKROVSK Relief Web The Government of Japan has handed over two specialized utility vehicles and 20 personal protective equipment sets to the Communal company Voda Donbasa through the joint project of UNOPS and UNI ...

    Local Press Report - 04/17/2019 - 08:41

  5. "Water Under Fire": Children Might Survive The Bullets, Die From Unsafe Water, Poor Sanitation, Hygiene

    24 Mar 2019- 11:40 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States In protracted conflicts children younger than 15 are, on average, nearly three times more likely to die from diarrhoeal disease linked to unsafe water and sanitation than violence di ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/05/2019 - 07:36

  6. Twenty Percent Of "Occupied Crimea" Have No Access To Quality Drinking Water

    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 acce ...

    Local Press Report - 05/05/2019 - 08:11

  7. Manganese Contamination Of Tap Water Blamed For Hospitalization Of More Than 100 In Eastern Ukraine City

    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 ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/01/2018 - 11:27

  8. Ukraine Puts Water Strategy High On National Agenda

    26 Jun 2018- 13:01 by OOSKAnews Info KYIV, Ukraine A campaign to raise awareness of water security in Ukraine could be an inspiration around the world, activists behind it say, after it forced a change in the country’s approach to its water resources. Aft ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/05/2018 - 12:36

  9. Ukraine: Donetsk Water Workers Under Gunfire Attack Four Times In March; 345,000 Depend on Beleaguered Filtration Plant; UN Official Described Action as Violation of International Humanitarian Law

    16 Mar 2018- 09:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine As of April 3, the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) reports that its Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) continued to facilitate safe access for workers to and from the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/06/2018 - 06:19

  10. Ukraine: Donetsk Water Filtration Station Resumes Work

    4 Mar 2018- 11:02 by Local Press Report DONETSK Interfax Ukraine Donetsk water filtration station has resumed work after the power supply was restored, the head of the Donetsk regional civil and military administration, Pavlo Zhebrivsky, has said. Chairma ...

    Local Press Report - 03/04/2018 - 11:02

  11. Water Supply to Avdiyivka Expected This Week

    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 wate ...

    Local Press Report - 07/26/2017 - 08:22

  12. Extremist Czech Lawmaker's Water Plan to Bust Ukraine Sanctions

    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 fr ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/21/2017 - 11:12

  13. Ukraine: Fighting Disables Avdiivka Supply

    3 Feb 2017- 09:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent AVDIIVKA, Ukraine Intense fighting in the Ukraine town of Avdiivka on 29th and 30th January disabled electricity and water, including the Donetsk Filtration Station and a backup reservoir, according to the Unit ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/03/2017 - 09:45

  14. Luhansk Chemical Plant Dumps Waste Into Seversky Donets River

    8 Nov 2016- 11:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUHANSK, Ukraine A chemical plant in the Luhansk region of eastern Ukraine has violated water basin protection rules by dumping its waste into the Seversky Donets River, the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) in ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/08/2016 - 11:43

  15. Dnipropetrovsk Expects $46.3 Million USD to Reconstruct 50 Projects

    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 facili ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/27/2016 - 10:53