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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. Civilians in Damascus Suburb Lack Food, Water, Medicine: UN

    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

  3. Civilians at Syria’s Yarmouk Refugee Camp Face Starvation, Dehydration: UNRWA

    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

  4. UNICEF Seeks $2.8 Billion to Reach 43 Million Children

    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

  5. WHO Reports Suspected Cholera Case in Syria

    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

  6. ICRC the Latest to Condemn Use of Water as a Weapon in Syrian War

    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

  7. Middle East Wars Bringing Water Supplies to Breaking Point: ICRC

    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

  8. Government Responses to Middle East Water Security Called Inadequate

    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