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The US-backed Coalition in Yemen is Trying to Trigger Another Massive Cholera Epidemic

Sana’a (GPA) – The U.S.-supported Saudi-led coalition in Yemen carried out multiple airstrike attacks across Yemen on Friday, Islam’s holy day. Although the raids were not absent of casualties, today’s airstrikes appeared to target vital civilian infrastructure rather than human life. The continual attacks on water wells and treatment facilities make it seem as though […]

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World Bank: Blockade Means 90 Percent of Gaza Has No Safe Water

(teleSUR) Gaza – In a statement released Tuesday, the World Bank said only 10 percent of Gazans have access to clean drinking water, calling the situation “alarming.” On Tuesday the World Bank condemned the water crisis in the Gaza Strip created by the illegal Israeli blockade, saying that only 10 percent of the 1.9 million […]

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Michigan Court Calls Federal Water Delivery to Flint “Unnecessary”

(GPA) Flint, Michigan – The administration of Michigan governor Rick Snyder argued against federal delivery of bottled water saying it is “unnecessary.” With many people in Flint still without functioning water purification systems and lacking reasonable rations of bottled water, a state court is fighting a ruling by the federal government to deliver four cases […]

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