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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
28 Apr 2016- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland The situation in Darayya, a suburb of Damascus that is under siege by Syrian government forces, is extremely dire, with some 4,000 civilians there facing food, water and medicine shortages. ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/28/2016 - 10:22
18 Apr 2016- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland Civilians in the Yarmouk Palestinian refugee camp outside Damascus are at risk of starvation and dehydration, the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) has warned. UNRWA ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/18/2016 - 10:06
28 Jan 2016- 10:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) this week issued an appeal for $2.8 billion USD to reach 43 million children around the world. The largest portion of the appeal-- $1.16 billion ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/28/2016 - 10:15
28 Oct 2015- 10:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland The World Health Organization (WHO) this week reported a suspected case of cholera in northern Syria. The victim, a 5-year-old boy in rural Aleppo, died before infection could be confirmed, ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/28/2015 - 10:07
2 Sep 2015- 10:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) this week joined the list of organizations warning that water is being used a weapon by warring groups in strife-torn Syria. Marianne Gass ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/02/2015 - 10:59
26 Mar 2015- 10:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland Conflicts across the Middle East region-- including civil war in Syria, fighting in and Iraq, the conflict between Israel and the Palestinian territories and the aftermath of conflict in Le ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/01/2015 - 11:38
16 May 2011- 13:50 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DOHA, Qatar Government responses to water scarcity and security in the Middle East have been inadequate, according to participants in the “Water Security in the Middle East” session at the 11th Doha Forum on D ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:59