Envoy to UN names condition for resumption of water supply to Crimea Russia has not yet made an official request to restore water supplies to Crimea.
18:45, 22 September 2020
Simferopol freshwater reservoir dries up (Photo) Prior to Crimea occupation by Russia, Ukraine used to cover up to 85% of the peninsula's needs for fresh water through the North Crimean Canal.
11:30, 16 September 2020
Water supply to Crimea to be restored once peninsula de-occupied – MFA Ukraine According to the Ukrainian diplomats, it's Russian military facilities building up in Crimea, as well as defense industry, that require more water.
13:25, 15 September 2020
Ukraine responds to Russia's accusations of "torturing" Crimea by severing water supplies The peninsula remains under Russian occupation, therefore it's the invaders who are entitled to resolve all humanitarian issues, including those of fresh water supplies, Ukraine stresses.
09:50, 14 September 2020
Another stage of water supply restrictions introduced in occupied Crimea Drinking water will be supplied to residents by the hour.
10:40, 07 September 2020
"Not a chance": Leading party chair says Rada not to consider resumption of water supplies to Crimea The head of the leading political force says Leonid Kravchuk, Ukraine's chief delegate to the Trilateral Contact Group on Donbas settlement, is not a member of parliament.
18:35, 25 August 2020
"Humanitarian crisis" in Crimea narrative invented by Russian propaganda – Kuleba The foreign minister has clearly reiterated Ukraine's position on the issue of resuming freshwater supplies to the occupied peninsula.
20:00, 14 August 2020
Ukrainian PM announces readiness to supply water to Crimea "in case of humanitarian disaster" He says water will not be supplied to "the occupation forces, for the military bases' needs."
21:59, 07 August 2020
Head of Ukrainian intelligence believes Russia to go for another military incursion in Ukraine The invasion, however, is unlikely to be expected this fall, Kondratiuk says, citing analytical arguments.
09:00, 03 August 2020
Switzerland allocates 1.4 mln francs for water purification in Donbas Seventeen trucks with equipment and chemicals for water treatment have already arrived in the east of Ukraine.
23:50, 23 July 2020
MP tells of Zelensky's stance on resumption of water supplies to occupied Crimea The president was laconic on the issue, Yaremenko says.
09:00, 21 July 2020
France to lend Ukraine EUR 64 mln for 30 years for water supply in Mariupol The project is to be completed in 2023-2024.
16:20, 13 July 2020
Navy commander tells of preparations to repel Russia's full-scale aggression The invaders' main goal under such scenario is to relaunch fresh water supplies to the occupied Crimea from the Dnipro River via the North Crimea Canal.
11:40, 06 July 2020
Russians in Crimea: Current regional risks and new challenges Crimean industry and Russian military bases stationed in Crimea have been deprived of essential fresh water supplies from mainland Ukraine via the North Crimea Canal, the author recalls.
18:30, 01 July 2020
JFO Commander: Ukraine has no information about Russia's preparations for attack in the south Yet, the commander says, the heavy security has been rolled out.
11:20, 01 July 2020
Ukraine's senior official reiterates gov't stance on resuming water supplies to Crimea The government had not yet received any official appeal on the issue from Russia.
20:00, 02 June 2020
Russia's armed aggression destroying ecological balance in Donbas Some 5 million people live in the affected area.
11:55, 22 May 2020
NSDC: Ukraine may face water scarcity over climate change They discussed the need to develop a water strategy.
01:50, 14 May 2020
Ukraine's PM: Water can be supplied only to Crimean population, not to enterprises Ukraine will supply water in case of need or humanitarian threat to Ukrainians for household needs, for drinking, Shmyhal says.
13:40, 06 March 2020