UK to provide relief aid to Ukraine's flood-hit west The UK will also address the hightened coronavirus (COVID-19) risks amongst the local residents.
02:05, 07 July 2020
Ukraine should conduct national forest inventory, PM Shmyhal says Shmyhal acknowledges illegal logging exists in Ukraine.
16:40, 03 July 2020
Striking twice: Rainfalls cause new flooding in Zakarpattia (Photos, videos) Two-hour precipitation has reached a 20-day level.
13:50, 29 June 2020
Avakov: Floods in Ukraine's west destroy 22,000 homesteads Some 205 kilometers of roads and more than 120 bridges have been damaged.
12:00, 27 June 2020
Ukraine asks NATO, EU to help handle flooding aftermath in western regions Ukraine's government suggests engaging NATO's Euro-Atlantic Disaster Response Coordination Centre.
03:15, 26 June 2020
Zelensky arrives in flood-hit Prykarpattia before his self-isolation expires The president will chair a meeting on disaster management in the country's western regions.
22:40, 25 June 2020
Floods in Ukraine's west: Zelensky pledges assistance to victims The Ukrainian authorities will develop a full-fledged strategy to counter floods comprehensively.
22:30, 24 June 2020
Kyiv streets flooded following sudden downpour, hail (Photo, video) Vyshneve, one of Kyiv's satellite towns, has also been hit by heavy rain.
17:50, 04 May 2020
Another sinkhole appears after pipe burst outside Kyiv's shopping mall – media (Photo, video) Eyewitnesses could see steam coming out from the hole.
11:55, 14 January 2020
Reuters: Iran evacuates flood-threatened villages after heavy rains kill dozens (Photo) Western and southwestern parts of the country are expected to bear the brunt of the storms in the days ahead.
19:45, 30 March 2019
AP: Venice hit by high tide as Italy buffeted by winds; 6 killed (Photos) Much of Italy is under alert for flooding from heavy rains, a problem exacerbated by a lack of maintenance of the country's many river beds.
22:55, 29 October 2018
Hurricane Florence: Life-threatening storm starts to lash Carolinas – BBC Wind speeds are only expected to weaken on Saturday as the storm moves slowly across land.
12:44, 14 September 2018
Environmental disaster in Donbas caused by Russia's armed aggression threatens whole of Europe – minister An urgent large-scale international operation is required to eliminate the consequences of the "management of seized territories" by Russia-puppet self-proclaimed authorities in the occupied Donbas.
17:40, 01 September 2018
Heavy downpour in Kyiv again floods streets (Photo, video) Shopping centers and underground car parks were also affected by flooding
13:40, 19 August 2018
Reuters: Monsoon flooding forces thousands to evacuate homes in Myanmar An estimated 100,000 people may be affected by the floods.
23:35, 29 July 2018
Downpour in Kyiv floods streets; huge traffic jams reported citywide (Photos, videos) Kyiv City State Administration has announced that another downpour is expected by the end of the day on July 25.
19:58, 25 July 2018
OSCE: Militants in Donbas want to flood coal mine, one of 1979 Soviet nuclear test sites Some of the mine's pumps would be shut off tentatively on April 14, and thus the mine would be gradually flooded.
12:45, 13 April 2018