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World - International
8/29/2022 2:30:18 PM
Tens of millions of people across swathes of Pakistan were Monday battling the worst monsoon floods in a decade, with countless homes washed away, vital farmland destroyed, and the country's main river threatening to burst its banks.

War in Ukraine - Military
8/28/2022 11:55:26 AM
Russian rocket and artillery strikes hit areas across the Dnieper River from Europe's largest nuclear power plant, Ukrainian officials said Sunday, as fears persisted that fighting in the vicinity could damage the plant and cause a radiation leak.

War in Ukraine - Military
8/27/2022 3:41:36 PM
Concern about the potential for a radiation leak at Europe's largest nuclear power plant persisted as Ukrainian authorities said Saturday that Russian forces fired on areas just across the river and Russia claimed Ukrainian shelling hit a building where nuclear fuel is stored.

War in Ukraine - Military
8/27/2022 1:39:30 PM
Russian forces fired missiles and artillery on Ukrainian-held areas across the river from Europe's largest nuclear power plant, authorities said Saturday as concern persisted about safety at the Russian-controlled plant after it was temporarily knocked offline.

World - International
8/24/2022 2:12:04 PM
Parts of the European Union could face three more months of warmer and drier conditions as Europe weathers a major drought that has fueled forest fires, dried up rivers and devastated crops, the 27-nation bloc's Earth observation program is warning in a report.

World - Region
8/23/2022 7:00:00 PM
The death toll from flash floods in Sudan since the start of the country's rainy season in May has climbed to at least 89, an official said Tuesday, as the downpours continued to inundate villages across the east African nation.

World - International
8/14/2022 1:25:45 PM
Seven people were killed by a torrent of water that came rushing down a river in a popular recreational spot following mountain rains in southwestern China, authorities said Sunday.

World - Region
8/14/2022 11:15:24 AM
Floods triggered by seasonal torrential rains in Sudan have killed more than 50 people and inundated over 8,170 homes since the rainy season started, a senior police official said Saturday.

War in Ukraine - Military
8/13/2022 10:55:27 PM
Russia's military pounded residential areas across Ukraine overnight, claiming gains, as Ukrainian forces pressed a counteroffensive to try to take back an occupied southern region, striking the last working bridge over a river in the Russian-occupied Kherson region, Ukrainian authorities said Saturday.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
8/12/2022 5:57:00 PM
Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed announced on Friday completing the third phase of filling the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam’s (GERD) reservoir, saying “from the beginning that we did not want to make the river our own.”

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
8/10/2022 2:53:00 PM
Ethiopia has recently announced it would start the third-phase filling of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam's (GERD) 74-billion-cubic-metre reservoir during the current flood season – which lasts until September – without Egypt and Sudan’ consent, again.

World - International
8/9/2022 4:01:28 PM
Some of the heaviest rain in decades swamped South Korea's capital region, turning Seoul's streets into car-clogged rivers and sending floods cascading into subway stations. At least nine people were killed, some drowning in their homes, and six others were missing, with more rain forecast, officials said Tuesday.

War in Ukraine - Military
8/8/2022 12:28:56 PM
Ukrainian forces bombed a strategic bridge over the Dnipro river overnight in the Russian-held city of Kherson, the army announced Monday.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
8/7/2022 4:26:45 PM
Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation Mohammed Abdel-Ati announced on Sunday that the rainfall rates over the basins of Nile River's tributaries – the Blue Nile and Atbarah rivers – is above the average, describing it as "a promising start" to the month of August.

World - International
8/6/2022 7:53:15 PM
A dangerous wildfire burning in a remote area just south of the Oregon border appears to have caused the deaths of tens of thousands of Klamath River fish, the Karuk Tribe said.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
7/29/2022 9:19:00 PM
Egyptian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry sent a letter to the President of the United Nations Security Council on Friday to register Egypt’s “objection and utter rejection” to Ethiopia’s continuity of unilaterally filling the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) without an agreement with Egypt and Sudan on the filling and operation of the dam.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
7/25/2022 6:32:55 PM
Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi and Somalia’s President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud discussed in a meeting in Cairo on Monday a host of bilateral and regional issues, at the top of which is the latest developments regarding the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) and ways to enforce security and stability in the region, especially in the Red Sea.

Egypt - Society
7/20/2022 6:08:26 PM
Member of Parliament Mohamed Saad El-Samoudi submitted a briefing request on Wednesday for Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly and Minister of Housing, Utilities, and Urban Communities Assem El-Gazzar, calling to cancel the newly imposed entrance fees on Ahl Masr Walkway (Mamsha Ahl Masr).

Egypt - Society
7/17/2022 12:51:12 PM
Egypt's Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation Mohamed Abdel-Ati said on Sunday that rainfall over the Nile River’s headwaters is currently below average for the month of July.

World - Region
7/16/2022 8:57:53 PM
Iraq on Saturday asked Ankara to increase the flow of water downstream along the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, as both countries face droughts and tensions over resource management.

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