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Drought Conditions Reveal Submerged Secrets of the Deep

2022-08-04T22:18+0200environmental-expert (en)

Water levels are now dropping in rivers, lakes and reservoirs all over the world and one interesting consequence of this is that all sorts of hidden secrets are now being revealed, including archaeological sites, submerged ghost villages and historical artefacts, among others.

Middle East Dust Storms Forewarn the Climate Apocalypse

2022-07-29T03:24+0200menafn (en)

- Syndication Bureau) By Jonathan Gornall Fundamentalist Christians believe that the appearance of the four horsemen of the apocalypse, predicted in the Bible’s book of Revelation, heralds the coming of the Last Judgment, the day of reckoning common to all Abrahamic faiths, including Islam. Believers, of course, will be saved on doomsday.

Kurdish farmers battle drought as Lake Dukan retreats in Iraqi Kurdistan

2022-07-26T22:10+0200ekurd (en)

SULAIMANI , Iraq i Kurdistan region,— Farmers in Iraqi Kurdistan seeking to irrigate crops face seeing their economic lifeline slip away as the waters of Lake Dukan recede and dams upstream in Iran stem the flow. Bapir Kalkani, who is also a trade unionist, farms near the picturesque lake but has....

Iraq Kurd farmers battle drought as Dukan retreats

2022-07-26T20:14+0200kuwaittimes (en)

RANIYE: Bapir Kalkani, an Iraq i Kurdish agricultural trade unionist, inspects his wheat farm in the Rania district near the Dukan reservoir, northwest of Iraq's northeastern city of Sulaimaniyah in the autonomous Kurdistan region.- AFP. LAKE DUKAN: Farmers in Iraqi Kurdistan seeking to irrigate....

Iraqi Kurd farmers battle drought

2022-07-26T15:01+0200globaltimes (en)

A Kurdish farmer digs irrigation ditches for water supplied from a well, at a farm in the Rania district near the Dukan dam northwest of Iraq 's northeastern city of Sulaimaniyah on July 2, 2022. Photo: AFP Farmers in Iraqi Kurdistan seeking to irrigate crops face seeing their economic lifeline slip....

Iraqi Kurd farmers battle drought as Lake Dukan retreats

2022-07-26T13:35+0200TheFrontierPost-en (en)

LAKE DUKAN, Iraq (AFP): Farmers in Iraqi Kurdistan seeking to irrigate crops face seeing their economic lifeline slip away as the waters of Lake Dukan recede and dams upstream in Iran stem the flow. Bapir Kalkani, who is also a trade unionist, farms near the picturesque lake but has seen marked....

Iraqi Kurd farmers battle drought as Iran dams stem water flow

2022-07-26T12:32+0200thearabweekly (en)

LAKE DUKAN, Iraq - Farmers in Iraqi Kurdistan seeking to irrigate crops face seeing their economic lifeline slip away as the waters of Lake Dukan recede and dams upstream in Iran stem the flow. Bapir Kalkani, who is also a trade unionist, farms near the picturesque lake but has seen marked changes....

Iraqi Kurd farmers battle drought as Lake Dukan retreats

2022-07-26T11:10+0200terradaily (en)

Farmers in Iraq i Kurdistan seeking to irrigate crops face seeing their economic lifeline slip away as the waters of Lake Dukan recede and dams upstream in Iran stem the flow. Bapir Kalkani, who is also a trade unionist, farms near the picturesque lake but has seen marked changes over the past three years as Iraq suffers prolonged drought.

Iraqi Kurd farmers battle drought as Lake Dukan retreats

2022-07-26T10:50+0200samacharcentral (en)

Farmers in Iraq i Kurdistan seeking to irrigate crops face seeing their economic lifeline slip away as the waters of Lake Dukan recede and dams upstream in Iran stem the flow. Bapir Kalkani, who is also a trade unionist, farms near the picturesque lake but has seen marked changes over the past three years as Iraq suffers prolonged drought.

Iraqi Kurd farmers battle drought as Lake Dukan retreats

2022-07-26T10:47+0200whatsnew2day (en)

Farmers in Iraq i Kurdistan looking to irrigate crops face seeing their economic lifeline slip as the waters of Lake Dukan retreat and dams upstream in Iran hold back the flow. Bapir Kalkani, who is also a trade unionist, farms near the picturesque lake but has seen marked changes over the past three years as Iraq suffers from prolonged drought.

Iraqi Kurd farmers battle drought as Lake Dukan retreats

2022-07-26T10:44+0200iraqinews (en)

Lake Dukan – Farmers in Iraq i Kurdistan seeking to irrigate crops face seeing their economic lifeline slip away as the waters of Lake Dukan recede and dams upstream in Iran stem the flow. Bapir Kalkani, who is also a trade unionist, farms near the picturesque lake but has seen marked changes over....

Iraqi Kurd farmers battle drought as Lake Dukan retreats

2022-07-26T10:28+0200techcodex (en)

Farmers in Iraq i Kurdistan seeking to irrigate crops face seeing their economic lifeline slip away as the waters of Lake Dukan recede and dams upstream in Iran stem the flow. Bapir Kalkani, who is also a trade unionist, farms near the picturesque lake but has seen marked changes over the past three years as Iraq suffers prolonged drought.

Iraqi Kurd farmers battle drought as Lake Dukan retreats

2022-07-26T10:21+0200english-alaraby (en)

Farmers in Iraq i Kurdistan seeking to irrigate crops face seeing their economic lifeline slip away as the waters of Lake Dukan recede and dams upstream in stem the flow. Bapir Kalkani, who is also a trade unionist, farms near the picturesque lake but has seen marked changes over the past three years as Iraq suffers prolonged drought.

Iraqi Kurd farmers battle drought as Lake Dukan retreats

2022-07-26T09:04+0200wingsenvironmental (en)

Lake Dukan ( Iraq ) (AFP) – Farmers in Iraqi Kurdistan seeking to irrigate crops face seeing their economic lifeline slip away as the waters of Lake Dukan recede and dams upstream in Iran stem the flow. Bapir Kalkani, who is also a trade unionist, farms near the picturesque lake but has seen marked....

Iraqi Kurd farmers battle drought as Lake Dukan retreats

2022-07-26T08:38+0200enca (en)

LAKE DUKAN - Farmers in Iraq i Kurdistan seeking to irrigate crops face seeing their economic lifeline slip away as the waters of Lake Dukan recede and dams upstream in Iran stem the flow. Bapir Kalkani, who is also a trade unionist, farms near the picturesque lake but has seen marked changes over....

Iraqi Kurd farmers battle drought as Lake Dukan retreats

2022-07-26T08:06+0200thesundaily (en)

LAKE DUKAN : Farmers in Iraq i Kurdistan seeking to irrigate crops face seeing their economic lifeline slip away as the waters of Lake Dukan recede and dams upstream in Iran stem the flow. Bapir Kalkani, who is also a trade unionist, farms near the picturesque lake but has seen marked changes over....

Iraqi Kurd farmers battle drought as Lake Dukan retreats

2022-07-26T07:46+0200channelnewsasia (en)

LAKE DUKAN: Farmers in Iraq i Kurdistan seeking to irrigate crops face seeing their economic lifeline slip away as the waters of Lake Dukan recede and dams upstream in Iran stem the flow. Bapir Kalkani, who is also a trade unionist, farms near the picturesque lake but has seen marked changes over the....

Iraqi Kurd farmers battle drought as Lake Dukan retreats

2022-07-26T07:36+0200al-monitor (en)

Farmers in Iraq i Kurdistan seeking to irrigate crops face seeing their economic lifeline slip away as the waters of Lake Dukan recede and dams upstream in Iran stem the flow. Bapir Kalkani, who is also a trade unionist, farms near the picturesque lake but has seen marked changes over the past three years as Iraq suffers prolonged drought.

Iraqi Kurd Farmers Battle Drought as Lake Dukan Retreats

2022-07-26T07:14+0200aawsat (en)

Farmers in Iraq i Kurdistan seeking to irrigate crops face seeing their economic lifeline slip away as the waters of Lake Dukan recede and dams upstream in Iran stem the flow. Bapir Kalkani, who is also a trade unionist, farms near the picturesque lake but has seen marked changes over the past three years as Iraq suffers prolonged drought.

Iraqi Kurd farmers battle drought as Lake Dukan retreats

2022-07-26T06:46+0200arabnews (en)

LAKE DUKAN, Iraq : Farmers in Iraqi Kurdistan seeking to irrigate crops face seeing their economic lifeline slip away as the waters of Lake Dukan recede and dams upstream in Iran stem the flow. Bapir Kalkani, who is also a trade unionist, farms near the picturesque lake but has seen marked changes....

Iraqi Kurd farmers battle drought as Lake Dukan retreats

2022-07-26T06:42+0200tuko (en)

Bapir Kalkani, who is also a trade unionist, farms near the picturesque lake but has seen marked changes over the past three years as Iraq suffers prolonged drought. "There was water where I'm standing now" in 2019, the 56-year-old said. "It used to go three kilometres (two miles) further, but the level has retreated.

Iraqi Kurd farmers battle drought as Lake Dukan retreats

2022-07-26T06:39+0200bssnews (en)

LAKE DUKAN, Iraq , July 26, 2022 (BSS/AFP) - Farmers in Iraqi Kurdistan seeking to irrigate crops face seeing their economic lifeline slip away as the waters of Lake Dukan recede and dams upstream in Iran stem the flow. Bapir Kalkani, who is also a trade unionist, farms near the picturesque lake but....

Iraqi Kurd farmers battle drought as Lake Dukan retreats

2022-07-26T06:37+0200hausa-legit-ng (en)

Farmers in Iraq i Kurdistan seeking to irrigate crops face seeing their economic lifeline slip away as the waters of Lake Dukan recede and dams upstream in Iran stem the flow. Bapir Kalkani, who is also a trade unionist, farms near the picturesque lake but has seen marked changes over the past three years as Iraq suffers prolonged drought.

Iraqi Kurd farmers battle drought as Lake Dukan retreats

2022-07-26T06:28+0200digitaljournal (en)

Farmers in Iraq i Kurdistan seeking to irrigate crops face seeing their economic lifeline slip away as the waters of Lake Dukan recede and dams upstream in Iran stem the flow. Bapir Kalkani, who is also a trade unionist, farms near the picturesque lake but has seen marked changes over the past three years as Iraq suffers prolonged drought.

Iraqi Kurd farmers battle drought as Lake Dukan retreats

2022-07-26T06:28+0200spacewar (en)

Lake Dukan, Iraq , July 26 (AFP) Jul 26, 2022 Farmers in Iraqi Kurdistan seeking to irrigate crops face seeing their economic lifeline slip away as the waters of Lake Dukan recede and dams upstream in Iran stem the flow. Bapir Kalkani, who is also a trade unionist, farms near the picturesque lake but....

26/07/2022 Iraqi Kurd farmers battle drought as Lake Dukan retreats

2022-07-26T06:15+0200rfi-en (en)

Bapir Kalkani, who is also a trade unionist, farms near the picturesque lake but has seen marked changes over the past three years as Iraq suffers prolonged drought. "There was water where I'm standing now" in 2019, the 56-year-old said. "It used to go three kilometres (two miles) further, but the level has retreated.

Iraqi Kurd Farmers Battle Drought As Lake Dukan Retreats

2022-07-26T06:13+0200barrons (en)

"There was water where I'm standing now" in 2019, the 56-year-old said. "It used to go three kilometres (two miles) further, but the level has retreated." Sesame and beans are being grown on the plain under a blazing sun, adjacent to the lake which is fed by a Tigris tributary, the Lower Zab river which has its source in Iran.

Flash floods kill 22 people in southern Iran, others still missing

2022-07-26T01:05+0200wingsenvironmental (en)

At least 22 people in southern Iran are dead and others are missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media has reported. Key points: Heavy rains swelled the Roudbal river near the city of Estahban, according to the city’s governor; Thirteen of 21 bodies found have been....

22 killed in Iran floods

2022-07-24T03:09+0200thenews-pk (en)

TEHRAN: Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 22 people and left one person missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, a local official said on Saturday. Iran has endured repeated droughts over the past decade, but also regular floods, a phenomenon made worse when torrential rain falls on sun-baked earth.

At least 22 killed in flash floods in southern Iran

2022-07-24T02:02+0200wingsenvironmental (en)

Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 22 people and left one person missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, a local official said Saturday. Iran has endured repeated droughts over the past decade, but also regular floods, a phenomenon made worse when torrential rain falls on sun-baked earth.

More than 20 killed in south Iran floods: state

2022-07-24T02:02+0200wingsenvironmental (en)

Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 21 people and left others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media reported on Saturday. “Twenty-one people were killed and two are still missing,” in the floods that affected several towns in and around Estahban county....

Floods in southern Iran kill more than 20 people

2022-07-24T01:24+0200worldakkam (en)

Tehran: Floods in southern Iran have killed at least 21 people and left others missing after heavy rains in mostly dry countries, state media reported on Saturday. “21 people have died and two are still missing,” said the head of the Red Crescent Society in a flood that affected Estahban County and several surrounding towns in Fars Province.

At least 22 killed in southern Iran floods, say state media

2022-07-23T23:24+0200gulf-times (en)

Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 22 people and left one person missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, a local official said yesterday. Iran has endured repeated droughts over the past decade, but also regular floods, a phenomenon made worse when torrential rain falls on sun-baked earth.

Flash floods kill 22 people in southern Iran, others still missing

2022-07-23T21:20+0200abc-au (en)

"Around 5pm yesterday, heavy rains in the towns of Ij and Roodbal in the central parts of Estehban County led to flooding," Yousef Kargar, governor of the county in Fars province, was quoted as saying by state news agency IRNA on Saturday. "A number of local people and sightseers [from other areas]....

More than 20 killed in south Iran floods

2022-07-23T20:38+0200kuwaittimes (en)

TEHRAN: Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 21 people and left others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media reported on Saturday. “Twenty-one people were killed and two are still missing,” in the floods that affected several towns in and around Estahban....

More than 20 killed in south Iran floods: State media

2022-07-23T20:30+0200muscatdaily (en)

Tehran, Iran – Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 21 people and left others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media reported on Saturday. “Twenty-one people were killed and two are still missing,” in the floods that affected several towns in and around....

At least 17 killed in south Iran floods: state media

2022-07-23T18:53+0200dailytimesPK (en)

Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 17 people and left six others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media reported on Saturday. “Around 5pm yesterday, heavy rains in the towns of Ij and Roodbal in the central parts of Estehban County led to flooding,”....

At least 22 killed in south Iran floods: state media

2022-07-23T18:08+0200al-monitor (en)

Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 22 people and left one person missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, a local official said Saturday. Iran has endured repeated droughts over the past decade, but also regular floods, a phenomenon made worse when torrential rain falls on sun-baked earth.

At least 22 killed in south Iran floods: state media

2022-07-23T17:31+0200bssnews (en)

TEHRAN, July 23, 2022 (BSS/AFP) - Flooding in southern Iran has killed at. least 22 people and left one person missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, a local official said Saturday. Iran has endured repeated droughts over the past decade, but also regular floods, a phenomenon....

More than 20 killed in south Iran floods

2022-07-23T16:58+0200tribune (en)

Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 21 people and left others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media reported on Saturday. Iran has endured repeated droughts over the past decade, but also regular floods, a phenomenon made worse when torrential rain falls on sun-baked earth.

More than 20 killed in south Iran floods

2022-07-23T16:09+0200malaymail (en)

TEHRAN, July 23 ― Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 21 people and left others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media reported on Saturday. Iran has endured repeated droughts over the past decade, but also regular floods, a phenomenon made worse when torrential rain falls on sun-baked earth.

More than 20 killed in south Iran floods

2022-07-23T16:03+0200themalaymailonline (en)

TEHRAN, July 23 ― Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 21 people and left others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media reported on Saturday. Iran has endured repeated droughts over the past decade, but also regular floods, a phenomenon made worse when torrential rain falls on sun-baked earth.

Iran: Dozens killed by flooding in southern region Flash floods in the southern province of Fars have killed at least 20 people and left several missing, according to state media. Forecasters have warned that more heavy rains are on the way, risking further floods.

2022-07-23T14:52+0200deutschewelle-en (en)

At least 20 people were killed in flash floods caused by heavy rains in Iran's southern province of Fars, state media said on Saturday. Khalil Abdollahi, head of the province's crisis management department, said the downpours near Soltan Shahbaz village in Estahban caused the Rodbal Dam to flood.

More than 20 killed in south Iran floods

2022-07-23T14:21+0200khaleejtimes (en)

Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 21 people and left others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media reported on Saturday. Iran has endured repeated droughts over the past decade, but also regular floods, a phenomenon made worse when torrential rain falls on sun-baked earth.

More than 20 killed in south Iran floods: state media

2022-07-23T13:48+0200al-monitor (en)

Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 21 people and left others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media reported on Saturday. "Twenty-one people were killed and two are still missing," in the floods that affected several towns in and around Estahban county....

Flash floods kill more than 20 people in southern Iran, others still missing

2022-07-23T12:37+0200abc-au (en)

"Around 5pm yesterday, heavy rains in the towns of Ij and Roodbal in the central parts of Estehban County led to flooding," Yousef Kargar, governor of the county in Fars province, was quoted as saying by state news agency IRNA on Saturday. "As a result of the flood, 21 bodies have been found in the....

More than 20 people killed in south Iran floods

2022-07-23T11:59+0200thejournal (en)

FLOODING IN SOUTHERN Iran has killed at least 21 people and left others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media has reported. “21 people were killed and two are still missing,” in the floods that affected several towns in and around Estahban county in the southern....

At least 17 killed in south Iran floods

2022-07-23T11:52+0200naharnet-en (en)

Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 17 people and left six others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media reported on Saturday. "Around 5:00 pm yesterday, heavy rains in the towns of Ij and Roodbal in the central parts of Estehban County led to flooding,"....

More than 20 killed in south Iran floods: state media

2022-07-23T11:45+0200guardian-ng (en)

Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 21 people and left others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media reported on Saturday. “Twenty-one people were killed and two are still missing,” in the floods that affected several towns in and around Estahban county....

More than 20 killed in south Iran floods: State media

2022-07-23T11:43+0200timesofindia (en)

TEHRAN:Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 21 people and left others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media reported on Saturday. "Twenty-one people were killed and two are still missing," in the floods that affected several towns in and around Estahban....

More than 20 killed in south Iran floods: state media

2022-07-23T11:43+0200gulf-times (en)

Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 21 people and left others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media reported on Saturday. "Twenty-one people were killed and two are still missing," in the floods that affected several towns in and around Estahban county....

Several killed in flash floods in southern Iran

2022-07-23T11:39+0200whatsnew2day (en)

Issued on: 23/07/2022 – 11:10. Flooding in southern Iran has left at least 17 people dead and six others missing after torrential rains in the largely arid country, state media reported Saturday. “Yesterday around 5:00 PM, heavy rains in the towns of Ij and Roodbal in central Estehban County led to....

More than 20 killed in south Iran floods: state media

2022-07-23T11:35+0200mb-com-ph (en)

Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 21 people and left others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media reported on Saturday. “Twenty-one people were killed and two are still missing,” in the floods that affected several towns in and around Estahban county....

More than 20 killed in south Iran floods

2022-07-23T11:33+0200channelnewsasia (en)

TEHRAN: Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 21 people and left others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media reported on Saturday (Jul 23). "Twenty-one people were killed and two are still missing," in the floods that affected several towns in and around....

Several killed in flash floods in southern Iran

2022-07-23T11:17+0200france24-en (en)

"Around 5:00 pm yesterday, heavy rains in the towns of Ij and Roodbal in the central parts of Estehban County led to flooding," Yousef Kargar, governor of the county in Fars province, was quoted as saying by state news agency IRNA. "As a result of the flood, 17 bodies have been found in the vicinity....

More than 20 killed in south Iran floods: state media

2022-07-23T11:11+0200digitaljournal (en)

Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 21 people and left others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media reported on Saturday. “Twenty-one people were killed and two are still missing,” in the floods that affected several towns in and around Estahban county....

At Least 17 Killed, 6 Missing in South Iran Floods: Report

2022-07-23T11:06+0200news18 (en)

Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 17 people and left six others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media reported on Saturday. “Around 5:00 pm yesterday, heavy rains in the towns of Ij and Roodbal in the central parts of Estehban County led to flooding,”....

At least 17 killed in south Iran floods – Naharnet

2022-07-23T10:58+0200wingsenvironmental (en)

Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 17 people and left six others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media reported on Saturday. Video posted on local media and social media show cars caught in the rising waters of the Roodball river and carried away.

At least 17 killed in south Iran floods

2022-07-23T10:36+0200naharnet-ar (en)

Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 17 people and left six others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media reported on Saturday. "Around 5:00 pm yesterday, heavy rains in the towns of Ij and Roodbal in the central parts of Estehban County led to flooding,"....

Flash floods kill over a dozen, sweep away cars in southern Iran

2022-07-23T10:32+0200trtworld (en)

In 2019, heavy flooding in the country's south left at least 76 people dead and caused damage estimated at more than $2 billion. (Reuters Archive) At least 20 people have been killed in flash floods caused by heavy rains in Iran's southern province of Fars, state media has said.

At least 17 killed in south Iran floods: state media

2022-07-23T10:29+0200brecorder (en)

TEHRAN: Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 17 people and left six others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media reported on Saturday. “Around 5:00 pm yesterday, heavy rains in the towns of Ij and Roodbal in the central parts of Estehban County led to....

At least 17 killed in south Iran floods

2022-07-23T10:18+0200freemalaysiatoday (en)

Thousands gathered in the dry Zayandeh Rood riverbed last November to blame officials for diverting water. (AP pic) TEHRAN: Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 17 people and left six others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media reported on Saturday. “Around 5.

At least 17 killed in south Iran floods: state media

2022-07-23T10:00+0200dawn (en)

Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 17 people and left six others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media reported on Saturday. “Around 5pm yesterday, heavy rains in the towns of Ij and Roodbal in the central parts of Estehban County led to flooding,”....

At least 17 killed in flash floods in southern Iran

2022-07-23T09:46+0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

TEHRAN, Iran — Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 17 people and left six others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media reported on Saturday. “Around 5:00 pm yesterday, heavy rains in the towns of Ij and Roodbal in the central parts of Estehban County led....

At least 17 killed in flash floods in southern Iran

2022-07-23T09:44+0200timesofisrael (en)

TEHRAN, Iran — Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 17 people and left six others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media reported on Saturday. “Around 5:00 pm yesterday, heavy rains in the towns of Ij and Roodbal in the central parts of Estehban County led....

At least 17 killed in south Iran floods: State media

2022-07-23T09:27+0200thesundaily (en)

TEHRAN : Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 17 people and left six others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media reported on Saturday. “Around 5:00 pm yesterday, heavy rains in the towns of Ij and Roodbal in the central parts of Estehban County led to....

At least 17 killed in south Iran floods: state media

2022-07-23T09:11+0200bssnews (en)

TEHRAN, July 23, 2022 (BSS/AFP) - Flooding in southern Iran has killed at least 17 people and left six others missing following heavy rainfall in the largely arid country, state media reported on Saturday. "Around 5:00 pm yesterday, heavy rains in the towns of Ij and Roodbal in the central parts of....

Siccità: riemersa antica città dalle acque del Tigri

2022-07-04T10:11+0200ecoseven (it)

Potrebbe trattarsi di Zakhiku, antica città risalente all’Età del Bronzo. Dovrebbe avere 3.400 anni l’antica città riemersa dalle acque del Tigri in Iraq , nel bacino idrico di Mosul. La grande siccità che ha colpito l’Iraq questo inverno ha fatto riemergere questo sito che era già conosciuto negli anni Ottanta, quando venne costruito il bacino.

Various forms of climate change exacerbation: sandstorms in Iraq, dangerous floods in Australia, and a typhoon in China

2022-07-04T01:20+0200tellerreport (en)

The Iraq i capital, Baghdad, and other provinces witnessed on Sunday a severe dust storm that affected air traffic, while Australia evacuated residents in southwest Sydney, amid heavy rainfall, strong winds and expectations of the worst floods, and the first typhoon this year in China caused storms....

Iraq's tree-planting campaigns aim to replenish parched land

2022-06-28T11:52+0200english-alaraby (en)

Currently, 15 percent of Iraq 's total area is categorised as being in a state of desertification. Ministry of Environment officials estimate that 300,000,000 trees should be planted as the first phase of a larger afforestation drive, while acknowledging the huge obstacle to such a scheme posed by water scarcity.

Il clima e la storia: la siccità e il suo potenziale ruolo sullo sviluppo dell'Islam

2022-06-24T11:33+0200ilbolive (it)

, con il punto più basso di umidità rilevata tra il 520 e il 532 d.C.: un dato confermato anche da altre analisi analoghe condotte in altri luoghi del Medio Oriente come il lago Neor nel nord dell’Iran e la grotta di Jeita in Libano, oltre che sui livelli del Mar Morto.

Il clima e la storia: la siccità e il suo potenziale ruolo sullo sviluppo dell'Islam

2022-06-24T11:03+0200247libero (it)

, con il punto più basso di umidità rilevata tra il 520 e il 532 d.C.: un dato confermato anche da altre analisi analoghe condotte in altri luoghi del Medio Oriente come il lago Neor nel nord dell’Iran e la grotta di Jeita in Libano, oltre che sui livelli del Mar Morto.

La crisi climatica sta stravolgendo le nostre vite e ce ne stiamo accorgendo soltanto adesso

2022-06-23T18:44+0200greenme (it)

Siccità, trombe d'aria, caldo estremo: tutti questi fenomeni, che non pensavamo ci interessare in prima persona, hanno iniziato a colpire anche il nostro Paese (e a influenzare negativamente le nostre esistenze). Sono i campanelli d'allarme della crisi climatica che si aggrava sempre di più, ma che abbiamo a lungo ignorato.

Wildfires rage in parts of Northern Hemisphere amid record-breaking heat

2022-06-23T09:49+0200aa-en (en)

ANKARA. Wildfires and forest fires continue to burn in Northern Hemisphere countries amid sobering reports of record-breaking temperatures throughout the world. Defined as one of the most devastating outcomes of climate change while also accelerating it, the fires continue to wreak havoc on rainforests, which some people call “the world's lungs.

Wildfires Rage In Parts Of Northern Hemisphere Amid Record-Breaking Heat

2022-06-23T09:42+0200haberler-en (en)

Wildfires and forest fires continue to burn in Northern Hemisphere countries amid sobering reports of record-breaking temperatures throughout the world. Defined as one of the most devastating outcomes of climate change while also accelerating it, the fires continue to wreak havoc on rainforests, which some people call "the world's lungs.

Dalla siccità emerge una città fantasma: "Un tesoro ritrovato in Iraq"

2022-06-22T17:06+0200ilgiornale (it)

Come nel resto del mondo, il bacino idrico del Tigri è diminuito rapidamente a causa dell'estrema siccità. Questo fattore drammatico, però, ha sconvolto archeologi e studiosi di fronte alla scoperta di una città "dimenticata" Piogge inesistenti e clima torrido. Il livello dei fiumi che si abbassa drammaticamente.

L'Italia sempre più arida: i dati sulla siccità

2022-06-22T16:17+0200lasentinella (it)

"È evidente che, in questa situazione e senza un'adeguata infrastrutturazione idrica, l'applicazione dei parametri attualmente previsti dalla normativa europea sul deflusso ecologico , sarebbe stata disastrosa per l'economia e l'ambiente di ampie zone del Paese.

Il nostro Paese e il resto del mondo deve fare i conti con la siccità e le sue conseguenze. I numeri della siccità: consumo idrico, riuso, investimenti. E i consigli per risparmiare acqua

2022-06-22T16:14+0200repubblica-green-and-blue (it)

La situazione in Italia. L'analisi, condotta su due serie storiche distinte (1990 e 2000) nel nostro Paese e ricordata dall'Osservatorio Anbi sulle risorse idriche, evidenza che in Sicilia il 70% della superficie presenta un grado medio-alto di vulnerabilità ambientale, seguono Molise (58%), Puglia (57%), Basilicata (55%).

L'Italia sempre più arida: i dati sulla siccità

2022-06-22T16:12+0200laprovinciapavese (it)

La situazione in Italia. L'analisi, condotta su due serie storiche distinte (1990 e 2000) nel nostro Paese e ricordata dall'Osservatorio Anbi sulle risorse idriche, evidenza che in Sicilia il 70% della superficie presenta un grado medio-alto di vulnerabilità ambientale, seguono Molise (58%), Puglia (57%), Basilicata (55%).

L'Italia sempre più arida: i dati sulla siccità

2022-06-22T16:12+0200lastampa (it)

"È evidente che, in questa situazione e senza un'adeguata infrastrutturazione idrica, l'applicazione dei parametri attualmente previsti dalla normativa europea sul deflusso ecologico , sarebbe stata disastrosa per l'economia e l'ambiente di ampie zone del Paese.

Antes del verano, el "infierno" de calor ya ha llegado a Irak

2022-06-21T11:25+0200deperu (es)

Umm Mohammed, de 74 años, agita un abanico para intentar refrescarse, pero en medio del calor abrasador de la ciudad iraq uí de Basora solo consigue un aire sofocante. Esta ciudad meridional está acostumbrada a los veranos tórridos, pero este año el calor ha llegado antes de lo esperado, amargando la....

Italia sempre più arida. Allerta ANBI: “il mondo si sta desertificando”

2022-06-21T08:31+0200ilfattonisseno (it)

Sono circa 200 i Paesi e un miliardo le persone interessate dal processo di desertificazione nel mondo; tra quelli, in cui il fenomeno va manifestandosi più rapidamente, si annoverano Cina, India, Pakistan e diverse Nazioni di Africa, America Latina, Medio-Oriente, ma anche dell’Europa mediterranea....

Ciudad de 3.400 años queda al descubierto por sequía en río Tigris: está en buen estado pese al agua

2022-06-20T22:51+0200biobiochile (es)

La sequía hizo posible el hallazgo. Irak, uno de los países del mundo más afectados por el cambio climático, sufre una gran sequía. Para evitar que los cultivos se sequen, se han retirado grandes cantidades de agua del embalse de Mosul, el más importante del país.

La siccità prevista dal 2010 ma non si è corsi ai ripari. Sicilia regione più a rischio idrico

2022-06-20T14:03+0200lecodelsud (it)

Anche l’Italia si sta desertificando. E in modo evidente. ll Po non era così secco da decenni, i laghi non riescono a sopperire al bisogno, il livello del Tevere si abbassa pericolosamente e nella capitale si pensa di chiudere le fontane. Manca la pioggia e l’agricoltura italiana rischia grosso.

Il mondo si sta desertificando, ANBI: "L’Italia sempre più arida"

2022-06-20T01:43+0200oglioponews (it)

Sono circa 200 i Paesi e un miliardo le persone interessate dal processo di desertificazione nel mondo; tra quelli, in cui il fenomeno va manifestandosi più rapidamente, si annoverano Cina, India, Pakistan e diverse Nazioni di Africa, America Latina, Medio-Oriente, ma anche dell’Europa mediterranea....

Scoperta in Iraq una città di 3.400 anni fa. Riemersa causa siccità del fiume Tigri

2022-06-19T23:45+0200artribune (it)

Un’antica città, di ben 3.400 anni, è ritornata alla luce a Kemune, nel Kurdistan iracheno. Un tempo questa florida cittadina si affacciava sulle sponde del Tigri; è stata poi la costruzione della diga di Mosul, tra il 1981 e il 1984, a nasconderla per anni.

An Arab country recorded the highest temperature in the world

2022-06-19T05:01+0200yalibnan (en)

The website “EldoradoWeather”, a weather expert, announced on Saturday, June 18, 2022, that the city of Al-Fahoud in the Sultanate of Oman recorded the highest temperature in the world at a time when there was a strong heat wave in the world. It originates from North Africa in southern Europe,....

Europa più arida. Colpa anche del 'mare di plastica'

2022-06-18T07:35+0200247libero (it)

Il Piemonte ha già richiesto lo stato di calamità naturale per l’agricoltura e la Lombardia è pronta a seguirlo. Sono, infatti, 125 i Comuni del Nord colpiti da siccità che rischiano di chiudere i rubinetti, almeno nelle ore notturne. Una emergenza che non riguarda solo il Nord, ma che si sta....

Siccità: le gazzelle irachene stanno morendo di fame

2022-06-18T07:09+0200meteoweb (it)

Le gazzelle in una riserva naturale in Iraq stanno morendo di fame, diventando così le ultime vittime in un Paese in cui il cambiamento climatico sta aggravando le difficoltà dopo anni di guerra. In poco più di un mese, la popolazione di gazzelle dalle corna sottili nella riserva di Sawa, nel sud dell’Iraq, è scesa da 148 a 87.

Así se ve la desertificación y la sequía

2022-06-18T00:23+0200ntrzacatecas (es)

África, Chile, Irak y Portugal son ejemplos de que ningún país o región está a salvo de las sequías. Copernicus, el programa de observación de la Tierra de la Unión Europea, publicó imágenes satelitales de estos cuatro sitios para ilustrar casos de sequía severa.

Europa più arida. Colpa anche del “mare di plastica”

2022-06-18T00:20+0200ladiscussione (it)

Il Piemonte ha già richiesto lo stato di calamità naturale per l’agricoltura e la Lombardia è pronta a seguirlo. Sono, infatti, 125 i Comuni del Nord colpiti da siccità che rischiano di chiudere i rubinetti, almeno nelle ore notturne. Una emergenza che non riguarda solo il Nord, ma che si sta....

Le conseguenze della siccità sono più nefaste del previsto (e non riguardano solo il clima)

2022-06-17T16:35+0200greenme (it)

La siccità avanza a ritmi sempre più veloci e non sta stravolgendo solo interi ecosistemi e cambiando il volto dei paesaggi terrestri. Questo fenomeno provocato dalla crisi climatica sta avendo un impatto pesantissimo anche sulla vita degli abitanti del nostro Pianeta.

Il mondo si sta desertificando, l'Italia sempre più arida

2022-06-17T14:58+0200247libero (it)

ROMA – Sono circa 200 i Paesi e un miliardo le persone interessate dal processo di desertificazione nel mondo; tra quelli, in cui il fenomeno va manifestandosi più rapidamente, si annoverano Cina, India, Pakistan e diverse Nazioni di Africa, America Latina, Medio-Oriente , ma anche dell’Europa....

clima Il mondo si sta desertificando, l’Italia sempre più arida

2022-06-17T14:49+0200dire (it)

ROMA – Sono circa 200 i Paesi e un miliardo le persone interessate dal processo di desertificazione nel mondo; tra quelli, in cui il fenomeno va manifestandosi più rapidamente, si annoverano Cina, India, Pakistan e diverse Nazioni di Africa, America Latina, Medio-Oriente , ma anche dell’Europa....

Giornata mondiale siccità. Anbi, urgenti interventi strutturali per combattere desertificazione

2022-06-17T12:51+0200agricultura (it)

ROMA – Sono circa 200 i Paesi e 1 miliardo le persone interessate dal processo di desertificazione nel mondo; tra quelli, in cui il fenomeno va manifestandosi più rapidamente, si annoverano Cina, India, Pakistan e diverse Nazioni di Africa, America Latina, Medio-Oriente, ma anche dell’Europa....

Anbi: Contro desertificazione non bastano affermazioni di principio, ma interventi concreti di resilienza

2022-06-17T12:40+0200agricolae (it)

Sono circa 200 i Paesi e 1 miliardo le persone interessate dal processo di desertificazione nel mondo; tra quelli, in cui il fenomeno va manifestandosi più rapidamente, si annoverano Cina, India, Pakistan e diverse Nazioni di Africa, America Latina, Medio-Oriente, ma anche dell’Europa mediterranea....

Droughts that have revealed relics of the past — in pictures As the climate crisis intensifies droughts, remnants of past towns and societies have re-emerged from receding waters.

2022-06-17T11:24+0200deutschewelle-en (en)

A 2018 drought in the Kurdish region of Iraq provided a rare glimpse into a little known society: the Mittani Empire. German and Kurdish archeologists discovered a 3,400-year-old palace from the Bronze Age on the shore of the Tigris river after water levels in the Mosul Dam reservoir went down enough to reveal the ruins.

Desertificazione: in Italia siccità straordinarie si ripetono con intervalli sempre più ravvicinati

2022-06-17T10:58+0200meteoweb (it)

Sono circa 200 i Paesi e 1 miliardo le persone interessate dal processo di desertificazione nel mondo; tra quelli, in cui il fenomeno va manifestandosi più rapidamente, si annoverano Cina, India, Pakistan e diverse Nazioni di Africa, America Latina, Medio-Oriente, ma anche dell’Europa mediterranea....

CONTRO DESERTIFICAZIONE NON BASTANO AFFERMAZIONI DI PRINCIPIO SERVONO INTERVENTI CONCRETI DI RESILIENZA Com.St. ANBI 17-6-22

2022-06-17T10:38+0200agenparl (it)

(AGENPARL) – ven 17 giugno 2022 IN UN’ITALIA SEMPRE PIU’ ARIDA SI CELEBRA LA GIORNATA MONDIALE CONTRO LA DESERTIFICAZIONE E LA SICCITA’ ANBI: DI FRONTE AI CAMBIAMENTI CLIMATICI SERVONO URGENTI INTERVENTI INFRASTRUTTURALI PER LA RESILIENZA DEI TERRITORI NON SOLO AFFERMAZIONI DI PRINCIPIO Sono circa....

Climate change 'may force hundreds of millions from their homes by 2050'

2022-06-16T06:47+0200thenational (en)

Rising global temperatures could displace up to 216 million people over the next 30 years and in some countries climate migration has already begun. An annual report issued by the UN refugee agency on Thursday, titled Global Trends: Forced Displacement in 2021, presented an uncertain future for a....

Sensación arqueológica: resurge ciudad milenaria del fondo de un embalse en Irak

2022-06-13T18:35+0200eldeber (es)

La sequía extrema y la dramática disminución del nivel del agua en el embalse de Mosul (Irak) han permitido que un equipo de arqueólogos descubriera los restos de una ciudad de 3.400 años de antigüedad , que se encontraba a las orillas del río Tigris. Según las primeras hipótesis, los investigadores....

Sensación arqueológica: resurge ciudad milenaria del fondo de un embalse en Irak

2022-06-13T17:39+0200eju (es)

Fuente: dw.com La sequía extrema y la dramática disminución del nivel del agua en el embalse de Mosul (Irak) han permitido que un equipo de arqueólogos descubriera los restos de una ciudad de 3.400 años de antigüedad, que se encontraba a las orillas del río Tigris Según las primeras hipótesis, los....

Sensación arqueológica: resurge ciudad milenaria del fondo de un embalse en Irak Aprovechando el bajo nivel del agua en un importante embalse iraquí, arqueólogos hallaron edificios, palacios y muros de la que se cree habría sido la ciudad de Zakhiku, centro importante del Imperio Mitanni.

2022-06-13T16:47+0200deutschewelle-es (es)

La sequía extrema y la dramática disminución del nivel del agua en el embalse de Mosul (Irak) han permitido que un equipo de arqueólogos descubriera los restos de una ciudad de 3.400 años de antigüedad, que se encontraba a las orillas del río Tigris. Según las primeras hipótesis, los investigadores....

Dal fiume Tigri è riemersa un'antica città

2022-06-06T17:29+0200lescienze (it)

Un gruppo di archeologi ha potuto effettuare scavi in una città di 3400 anni fa sul fiume Tigri, in Iraq . I resti della città dell'Età del bronzo erano rimasti sommersi per diversi decenni nel bacino idrico di Mosul, il cui livello d'acqua di recente era diminuito a causa di una siccità estrema.

La siccità estrema fa riemergere dalla diga di Mosul una città di 3400 anni fa

2022-06-06T07:02+0200welfarenetwork (it)

Un team di archeologi tedeschi e curdi-irakeni ha scoperto una città dell’era dell’Impero Mittani, risalente a 3400 anni che sorgeva dove ora scorre il Tigri. All’Universität Freiburg spiegano che «L’insediamento è emerso dalle acque del bacino idrico di Mosul all’inizio di quest’anno quando il....

Iraq, la città perduta di Zakhiku risorge a causa della siccità: era stata sommersa dalla diga di Mosul

2022-06-05T19:38+0200blitzquotidiano (it)

Iraq , la città perduta di Zakhiku risorge . In Iraq a causa dell’estrema siccità, dopo decenni sott’acqua nel bacino idrico di Mosul sul fiume Tigri, è riemersa la città perduta di “Zakhiku”. Iraq, la città perduta di Zakhiku risorge. Secondo quanto riportato dal Daily Mail , l’insediamento risalente a 3.

Iraq, la città perduta di Zakhiku risorge a causa della siccità: era stata sommersa dalla diga di Mosul

2022-06-05T19:11+0200247libero (it)

Iraq , la città perduta di Zakhiku risorge . In Iraq a causa dell’estrema siccità, dopo decenni sott’acqua nel bacino idrico di Mosul sul fiume Tigri, è riemersa la città perduta di “Zakhiku”. Iraq, la città perduta di Zakhiku risorge. Secondo quanto riportato dal Daily Mail , l’insediamento risalente a 3.

Iraq's extreme drought reveals a 3,400-year-old city

2022-06-05T01:21+0200businessinsider-in (en)

A severe drought brought on by climate change revealed an ancient Bronze Age city in Iraq , and gave archaeologists a chance to map it, Monday. The drought hit the region in December, prompting locals to draw large amounts of water from a reservoir on the Tigris River, in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, to prevent crops from drying out.

Iraq: la siccità estrema fa riemergere dalla diga di Mosul una città di 3400 anni fa

2022-06-03T13:44+0200greenreport (it)

Un team di archeologi tedeschi e curdi-irakeni ha scoperto una città dell’era dell’Impero Mittani, risalente a 3400 anni che sorgeva dove ora scorre il Tigri. All’Universität Freiburg spiegano che «L’insediamento è emerso dalle acque del bacino idrico di Mosul all’inizio di quest’anno quando il....

Aumentano le tempeste di sabbia: le cause e i rischi

2022-06-03T12:58+0200quifinanza (it)

Questo mese i cieli da Dubai fino alla Siria si sono colorati di un arancione apocalittico, mentre polvere e sabbia turbinavano nell’aria. La situazione in Medio Oriente. Migliaia di persone in Medio Oriente hanno affollato gli ospedali, perché non in grado di respirare correttamente a causa delle tempeste di sabbia.

Iraq's extreme drought reveals a 3,400-year-old city

2022-06-02T23:24+0200news-yahoo (en)

Iraq is the fifth most vulnerable country to climate change in the world, according to the United Nations . Warming temperatures have made the country drier and prone to drought, threatening agriculture and the livelihoods of those who live there. "Water reserves are far lower than what we had last....

Iraq's extreme drought reveals a 3,400-year-old city

2022-06-02T23:09+0200businessinsider-za (en)

Monday. The drought hit the region in December, prompting locals to draw large amounts of water from a reservoir on the Tigris River, in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq , to prevent crops from drying out. The lower water levels resurfaced ancient structures from a 3,400-year-old city along the river.

Iraq's extreme drought reveals a 3,400-year-old city

2022-06-02T22:58+0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

A severe drought brought on by climate change revealed an ancient Bronze Age city in Iraq , and gave archaeologists a chance to map it, Monday. The drought hit the region in December, prompting locals to draw large amounts of water from a reservoir on the Tigris River, in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, to prevent crops from drying out.

Extreme drought reveals ancient city submerged in Iraq

2022-06-02T20:02+0200zmescience (en)

When a severe drought in Iraq led to falling water levels at the Mosul Dam it brought a lot of trouble for the people depending on this water. But it also brought an opportunity for archaeologists — the falling water levels exposed ruins from an ancient city of the Mittani culture, a powerful....

Drought reveals ruins of 3,400-year-old lost city in Iraq

2022-06-02T11:23+0200almayadeen-en (en)

Drought reveals ruins of a 3,400-year-old lost city in Iraq . Archaeologists have unearthed the remnants of a 3,400-year-old metropolis in the Middle East, attributed to climate change. According to a team of German and Kurdish experts, catastrophic droughts in Iraq prompted the damming of the Mosul reservoir to rescue local crops.

La sequía revela las ruinas de una ciudad que existió hace 3.400 años en el río Tigris

2022-06-01T22:29+0200prodavinci (es)

La sequía extrema y la dramática disminución del nivel del agua en el embalse de Mosul (Irak) han permitido que un equipo de arqueólogos descubriera los restos de una ciudad de 3.400 años de antigüedad, que se encontraba a las orillas del río Tigris. Según las primeras hipótesis, los investigadores....

Ancient Bronze Age city reemerges from Iraq river after…

2022-06-01T21:41+0200vervetimes (en)

When an extreme drought caused a 3,400-year-old city to reemerge from a reservoir on the Tigris River in northern Iraq , archaeologists raced to excavate it before the water returned. The Bronze Age city, at an archaeological site called Kemune, is a relic of the Mittani Empire (also spelled Mitanni....

Climate change helps reveal ruins of a 3,400-year-old lost city

2022-06-01T19:49+0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

TÜBINGEN, Germany — Archaeologists have rediscovered the ruins of a 3,400-year-old city in the Middle East — thanks to climate change. A team of German and Kurdish researchers say severe droughts in Iraq led to the drawing down of the Mosul reservoir in order to save local crops.

La sequía revela las ruinas de una ciudad que existió hace 3.400 años en el río Tigris Aprovechando el bajo nivel del agua en un importante embalse iraquí, unos investigadores hallaron edificios, palacios y muros de la que se cree habría sido la ciudad de Zakhiku, centro importante del Imperio Mitanni.

2022-05-31T18:30+0200deutschewelle-es (es)

La sequía extrema y la dramática disminución del nivel del agua en el embalse de Mosul (Irak) han permitido que un equipo de arqueólogos descubriera los restos de una ciudad de 3.400 años de antigüedad, que se encontraba a las orillas del río Tigris. Según las primeras hipótesis, los investigadores....

Straordinaria scoperta archeologica: città di 3400 anni emerge dal fiume Tigri | FOTO

2022-05-31T11:15+0200meteoweb (it)

Un’equipe di archeologi tedeschi e curdi ha portato a termine una straordinaria scoperta: una città dell’era dell’ Impero Mittani di 3400 anni, un tempo situata sul fiume Tigri . L’insediamento è emerso dalle acque del bacino idrico di Mosul all’inizio di quest’anno quando il livello dell’acqua è....

La grave escasez de agua afecta la cosecha de trigo en Irak

2022-05-29T15:42+0200esdelatino-com (es)

BAGDAD — Salah Chelab aplastó una cáscara de trigo arrancada de su extensa tierra de cultivo al sur de Bagdad e inspeccionó sus semillas en la palma de una mano. Eran varios gramos más ligeros de lo que esperaba. “Es por la escasez de agua”, dijo, mientras la máquina agrícola rugía detrás de él,....

Middle East dust storms forewarn climate apocalypse

2022-05-28T11:10+0200gulfnews (en)

Some Christians believe that the appearance of the four horsemen of the apocalypse, predicted in the Bible’s book of Revelation, heralds the coming of the Last Judgment, the day of reckoning common to all Abrahamic faiths. The outriders of the impending cataclysm — rising temperatures, raging....

Iraq: Consiglio sicurezza Onu vota oggi rinnovo mandato Unami (3)

2022-05-27T13:28+0200agenzianova (it)

Baghdad, 27 mag 13:04 - (Agenzia Nova) - Le due forze curdo-irachene hanno raggiunto un accordo si diversi punti di divergenza, stemperando le tensioni e aprendo alla possibilità di un dialogo intra-curdo approfondito. Per quanto riguarda la situazione climatica, definita preoccupante dai membri....

Iraq-Iran: colloquio ministri Esteri, focus su cambiamenti climatici

2022-05-26T09:03+0200agenzianova (it)

Baghdad, 26 mag 08:45 - (Agenzia Nova) - Il ministro degli Esteri dell’ Iraq Fouad Hussein ha avuto un colloquio telefonico con l’omologo iraniano Hossein Amirbadollahian per discutere dei cambiamenti climatici e della tempesta di sabbia che ha colpito i due Paesi nei giorni scorsi.

The World Is Burning More Heat-waves, more food insecurity, more migration

2022-05-26T06:23+0200wsimag (en)

Record high temperatures are gripping much of the globe and more hot weather are to come. This implies more drought, more food insecurity, more famine and more massive human displacements. In fact, extremely high May and June temperatures have broken records in parts of Europe, the Middle East,....

Ennesima tempesta di sabbia in Medio Oriente: cieli arancio e centinaia di ricoverati in tanti stati | FOTO

2022-05-24T20:56+0200informazione (it)

Da Riyadh a Teheran , cieli arancioni e uno spesso velo di sabbia hanno segnalato l’ennesima tempesta. Un’altra tempesta di sabbia si è verificata nelle scorse ore, ricoprendo parti di Iraq Siria Iran e Kuwait . Il cielo in Kuwait è diventato arancione mentre la violenta tempesta di sabbia ricopriva....

Wmo: Ultimi 7 anni i più caldi di sempre, nuovo record per 4 indicatori del cambiamento climatico

2022-05-24T09:38+0200ilfattonisseno (it)

Gli ultimi sette anni sono stati i sette anni più caldi mai registrati. Il 2021 è stato “solo” uno dei sette più caldi a causa di un evento La Niña all’inizio e alla fine dell’anno “temporaneo che ha portato un effetto di raffreddamento, ma non ha invertito la tendenza generale all’aumento delle temperature “.

Iraq. Il cielo di Baghdad diventa arancione per il cambiamento climatico

2022-05-23T19:01+0200247libero (it)

Una polvere arancione avvolge le città, mentre i granelli di sabbia inceppano il respiro. Non vedi nulla oltre i 400 metri: senti solo il rumore delle macchine che procedono a passo d’uomo. Una cortina di sabbia è calata oggi sull’ Iraq , la nona da inizio aprile. Anche stavolta centinaia di persone sono finite in ospedale per problemi respirator i.

Iraq Il cielo di Baghdad diventa arancione per il cambiamento climatico

2022-05-23T17:56+0200avvenire (it)

Una polvere arancione avvolge le città, mentre i granelli di sabbia inceppano il respiro. Non vedi nulla oltre i 400 metri: senti solo il rumore delle macchine che procedono a passo d’uomo. Una cortina di sabbia è calata oggi sull’ Iraq , la nona da inizio aprile. Anche stavolta centinaia di persone sono finite in ospedale per problemi respirator i.

Iraq’s orange sky is a red flag. Here’s why

2022-05-23T15:24+0200downtoearth (en)

Over eight dust storms hit Iraq in the last six weeks, turning the skies orange and disrupting lives. Climate change may be a driving force, scientists said. The orange hue across the west Asian country was captured in satellite images by the United States National Aeronautics and Space....

Iraq dust storms continue to bring cities to a standstill

2022-05-23T12:53+0200thenational (en)

Millions of Iraq is endured another dust storm day on Monday, the latest in an unrelenting spate that has blanketed the country since April. The night before, the government declared Monday a public holiday except for the health, security and services departments.

Tempeste di sabbia, un rischio per la salute umana

2022-05-22T07:12+0200laregione (it)

In Iraq , colpito da otto tempeste di sabbia dalla metà di aprile, lunedì almeno 4mila persone sono state ricoverate in ospedale per problemi respiratori. L’episodio precedente ha provocato un decesso per disturbi simili il 5 maggio, mandando in ospedale più di 5mila persone.

2021 sees record numbers displaced globally and in Myanmar

2022-05-20T09:55+0200bnionline (en)

Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 -- an all-time record....

2021 sees record numbers displaced globally and in Myanmar

2022-05-20T08:02+0200mizzima (en)

Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 -- an all-time record....

Nearly 60 million people internally displaced worldwide in 2021

2022-05-20T04:07+0200citizen (en)

Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 — an all-time record....

60m people internally displaced worldwide in 2021

2022-05-20T03:10+0200thenews-pk (en)

GENEVA: Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said on Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 -- an....

Nearly 60 mil people internally displaced worldwide in 2021

2022-05-20T00:05+0200japantoday (en)

Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 -- an all-time record....

news Latest climate report underscores urgent need to act on drought

2022-05-19T20:47+0200unccd-int (en)

The State of the Global Climate in 2021 report released on 18 May 2022 by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) confirms that the past seven years have been the warmest seven years on record. According to the Report, drought affected many parts of the world, including the Horn of Africa,....

Nearly 60m internally displaced worldwide in 2021

2022-05-19T20:07+0200omanobserver-om (en)

GENEVA: Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said on Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 -- an all-time....

60m people internally displaced worldwide in 2021

2022-05-19T19:32+0200newagebd (en)

Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said on Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 an all-time record....

PH high on list of displacements due to disasters

2022-05-19T19:05+0200manilastandard-ph (en)

The Philippines had one of the highest numbers of internal displacements due to natural disasters in 2021, with Typhoon Odette resulting in the largest number of disaster displacements of the year worldwide, according to a joint report by the Internal Displacement Monitoring Center (IDMC) and the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC).

Nearly 60m people million internally displaced last year

2022-05-19T18:45+0200taipeitimes (en)

Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said yesterday. About 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide last year — an all-time record....

'Nearly 60M people internally displaced in 2021'

2022-05-19T18:07+0200manilatimes (en)

GENEVA: Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people (IDP) to a record high, monitors said on Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021, an....

Tempesta di sabbia in Iraq: in centinaia con problemi respiratori

2022-05-19T17:35+0200fanpage (it)

L'ottava in poche settimane, aeroporti chiusi ed esami rimandati Roma, 16 mag. (askanews) - Uno strato di sabbia arancione ha ricoperto Baghdad. Arrivano immagini impressionanti dalla capitale dell' Iraq che assomiglia a Marte. Stesso scenario in altre città come Nassiriya.

Nearly 60m people internally displaced worldwide in 2021

2022-05-19T15:29+0200parstoday-en (en)

Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 an all-time record....

Philippines among nations with most disaster-related internal displacements in 2021 --report

2022-05-19T13:35+0200gmanews (en)

The Philippines had one of the highest numbers of internal displacements due to natural disasters in 2021, with Typhoon Odette resulting in the largest number of disaster displacements of the year worldwide, according to a joint report by the Internal Displacement Monitoring Center (IDMC) and the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC).

Nearly 60 Mn People Internally Displaced Worldwide Last Year

2022-05-19T13:03+0200aawsat (en)

Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 -- an all-time record....

Nearly 60 million people internally displaced in 2021

2022-05-19T12:34+0200manilastandard-ph (en)

Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 – an all-time record....

Nearly 60 million displaced people worldwide in 2021, a record figure

2022-05-19T11:57+0200tellerreport (en)

The number of displaced people around the world has reached a record high. Conflicts and natural disasters forced millions of people to flee within their own country last year, bringing the total number of displaced people to nearly 60 million, according to a study released Thursday, May 19 by NGOs. Internally displaced people numbered 59.

Nearly 60 million people displaced in 2021 by conflict and natural disaster

2022-05-19T11:51+0200infomigrants (en)

Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 -- an all-time record expected to be broken again this year amid mass displacement inside war-torn Around 38 million new internal displacements were reported in 2021, with some people forced to flee multiple times....

Nearly 60-M people internally displaced worldwide in 2021

2022-05-19T11:34+0200abs-cbnnews (en)

Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 -- an all-time record....

Nearly 60m people internally displaced worldwide in 2021

2022-05-19T11:05+0200enca (en)

PARIS - Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said on Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 -- an all-time....

Nearly 60 million people displaced in 2021 by conflict and natural disaster

2022-05-19T10:58+0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 -- an all-time record....

Nearly 60 mn people internally displaced worldwide in 2021

2022-05-19T10:50+0200abs-cbnnews (en)

GENEVA Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 -- an all-time....

Nearly 60 million people displaced within their own country in 2021

2022-05-19T10:35+0200tellerreport (en)

Nearly 60 million displaced people within their own country in 2021. This is the frightening assessment drawn up by several NGOs and published on Thursday. Conflicts and natural disasters are the two main causes put forward. Over the past ten years, 2020 and 2021 respectively occupy the first two places in terms of record number of trips.

Nearly 60 million people internally displaced worldwide in 2021

2022-05-19T10:02+0200timesofmalta (en)

Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 - an all-time record....

Nearly 60 million people internally displaced worldwide in 2021 – timesofmalta.com

2022-05-19T09:53+0200unravelmalta (en)

Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 – an all-time record....

Nearly 60 million people forced to flee homes in 2021

2022-05-19T09:49+0200RTERadio (en)

Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said today. Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 - an all-time record....

Conflicts, disasters displaced 60mn people within their countries in 2021

2022-05-19T09:31+0200thedailystarBD (en)

"2022 is looking bleak," IDMC director Alexandra Bilak told reporters. The record numbers seen in 2021, she said, marked "a tragic indictment really on the state of the world and on peace-building efforts in particular". NRC chief Jan Egeland agreed, warning: "It has never been as bad as this." "The world is falling apart," he told reporters.

Nearly 60mn people internally displaced worldwide in 2021

2022-05-19T09:23+0200thehindu (en)

Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions of people to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said on May 19. Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 — an all-time....

Nearly 60 mn people internally displaced worldwide in 2021

2022-05-19T09:21+0200BangkokPost (en)

GENEVA: Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 -- an all-time....

59 Million Displaced Globally, Conflicts And Calamities To Blame: Report

2022-05-19T08:57+0200ndtvnews (en)

Geneva: Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 -- an all-time....

Nearly 60 mn people internally displaced worldwide in 2021

2022-05-19T08:49+0200al-monitor (en)

Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 -- an all-time record....

19/05/2022 Nearly 60 mn people internally displaced worldwide in 2021

2022-05-19T08:45+0200rfi-en (en)

Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 -- an all-time record expected to be broken again this year amid mass displacement inside war-torn Ukraine. Around 38 million new internal displacements were reported in 2021, with some people forced to flee multiple....

Nearly 60 mn people internally displaced worldwide in 2021

2022-05-19T08:37+0200digitaljournal (en)

Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 — an all-time record....

Nearly 60 million people internally displaced worldwide in 2021

2022-05-19T08:34+0200moneycontrol (en)

Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 -- an all-time record....

Nearly 60mn people internally displaced worldwide in 2021

2022-05-19T08:33+0200brecorder (en)

GENEVA: Conflicts and natural disasters forced tens of millions to flee within their own country last year, pushing the number of internally displaced people to a record high, monitors said Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 – an all-time....

Over 59M people internally displaced around globe in 2021

2022-05-19T08:22+0200dailysabah (en)

Tens of millions of people were forced to flee as a result of conflicts and natural disasters, setting a record in 2021, monitors said Thursday. Some 59.1 million people were registered as internally displaced worldwide in 2021 – an all-time record expected to be broken again this year amid mass displacement inside war-torn Ukraine.

Wmo, la crisi climatica continua ad accelerare: nel 2021 toccati quattro record negativi

2022-05-18T16:21+0200greenreport (it)

Eppure stiamo sussidiando i combustibili fossili con 11 milioni di dollari al minuto Wmo, la crisi climatica continua ad accelerare: nel 2021 toccati quattro record negativi. Guterres: «Le energie rinnovabili sono l'unico percorso verso una vera sicurezza energetica, prezzi dell'energia stabili e....

Wmo: “Ultimi 7 anni i più caldi di sempre, nuovo record per 4 indicatori del cambiamento climatico”

2022-05-18T10:34+0200dire (it)

ROMA – Gli ultimi sette anni sono stati i sette anni più caldi mai registrati . Il 2021 è stato “solo” uno dei sette più caldi a causa di un evento La Niña all’inizio e alla fine dell’anno “che ha portato un effetto di raffreddamento temporaneo, ma non ha invertito la tendenza generale all’aumento delle temperature”.

Clima, WMO: nuovi record nel 2021 per 4 indicatori chiave

2022-05-18T10:22+0200meteoweb (it)

L’Organizzazione Meteorologica Mondiale (World meteorological organization, WMO) delle Nazioni Unite, ha pubblicato oggi l’ultimo rapporto, dal titolo “ The WMO State of the Global Climate in 2021 “. Dal documento emerge che 4 indicatori chiave del cambiamento climatico – le concentrazioni di gas....

2021 among hottest years on record

2022-05-18T10:08+0200tellerreport (en)

The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) publishes this Wednesday, May 18 its report on the state of the climate in 2021. If 2016 was warmer, it still beat other sad records. 2021 among hottest years on record. July 11, 2021 in Death Valley National Park, California. AP - John Locher. Text by: Simon Rozé Follow.

Se trata de la octava tormenta de polvo desde mediados de abril que golpea al país asiático. A qué se debe.

2022-05-18T00:09+0200economiasustentable (es)

Cambio climático: por qué este país amaneció cubierto por una gran capa de polvo naranja Se trata de la octava tormenta de polvo desde mediados de abril que golpea al país asiático. A qué se debe. Degradación del suelo, intensas sequías y escasas precipitaciones relacionadas con el Irak amaneció....

Tempesta di sabbia in Iraq: allarme problemi respiratori

2022-05-17T14:43+0200UnioneSarda (it)

Uno strato di sabbia arancione ha ricoperto Baghdad. Arrivano immagini impressionanti dalla capitale dell' Iraq che assomiglia a Marte. Stesso scenario in altre città come Nassiriya.La tempesta di sabbia che ha colpito il Paese è l'ottava che si sussegue da aprile, causata soprattutto dall'intensa....

Tempesta di sabbia: 40 persone soffocate, migliaia in ospedale

2022-05-17T13:32+0200citynews (it)

Uno strato di sabbia arancione ha ricoperto Baghdad, la capitale dell' Iraq . Dalla città arrivano immagini impressionanti, così come da altre località del paese, in particolare da Nassiriya. Si tratta dell'ottava tempesta di sabbia a colpire l'Iraq dal mese di aprile: un fenomeno, secondo gli....

Tempesta di sabbia: 40 persone soffocate, migliaia in ospedale

2022-05-17T13:21+0200europa-today (it)

Uno strato di sabbia arancione ha ricoperto Baghdad, la capitale dell' Iraq . Dalla città arrivano immagini impressionanti, così come da altre località del paese, in particolare da Nassiriya. Si tratta dell'ottava tempesta di sabbia a colpire l'Iraq dal mese di aprile: un fenomeno, secondo gli....

Tempesta di sabbia in Iraq: le immagini

2022-05-17T12:54+0200corriere (it)

Uno strato di sabbia arancione ha ricoperto Baghdad e altre città dell’ Iraq . Arrivano immagini impressionanti dalla capitale, che assomiglia a Marte. Stesso scenario in altre città come Nassiriya. La tempesta di sabbia che ha colpito il Paese lunedì 16 maggio 2022 è l’ottava che si sussegue da....

Tempesta di sabbia in Iraq: il video delle città con un'atmosfera marziana

2022-05-17T12:22+0200corriere (it)

Uno strato di sabbia arancione ha ricoperto Baghdad. Arrivano immagini impressionanti dalla capitale dell’ Iraq che assomiglia a Marte. Stesso scenario in altre città come Nassiriya. La tempesta di sabbia che ha colpito il Paese è l’ottava che si sussegue da aprile, causata soprattutto dall’intensa....

Tempesta di sabbia in Iraq: in centinaia con problemi respiratori

2022-05-16T20:37+0200ilSole24ore (it)

Roma, 16 mag. (askanews) - Uno strato di sabbia arancione ha ricoperto Baghdad. Arrivano immagini impressionanti dalla capitale dell' Iraq che assomiglia a Marte. Stesso scenario in altre città come Nassiriya. La tempesta di sabbia che ha colpito il Paese è l'ottava che si sussegue da aprile, causata....

Tempesta di sabbia in Iraq: in centinaia con problemi respiratori

2022-05-16T20:28+0200newsonline (it)

Stesso scenario in altre città come Nassiriya. La tempesta di sabbia che ha colpito il Paese è l'ottava che si sussegue da aprile, causata soprattutto dall'intensa siccità e dalle scarse precipitazioni legate al cambiamento climatico e ... ...

TOP VIDEO Tempesta di sabbia in Iraq: in centinaia con problemi respiratori

2022-05-16T20:26+0200timgate (it)

Tempesta di sabbia in Iraq : in centinaia con problemi respiratori Roma, 16 mag. (askanews) - Uno strato di sabbia arancione ha ricoperto Baghdad. Arrivano immagini impressionanti dalla capitale dell'Iraq che assomiglia a Marte. Stesso scenario in altre città come Nassiriya.

Politica Tempesta di sabbia in Iraq: in centinaia con problemi respiratori

2022-05-16T20:23+0200affaritaliani (it)

Roma, 16 mag. (askanews) - Uno strato di sabbia arancione ha ricoperto Baghdad. Arrivano immagini impressionanti dalla capitale dell' Iraq che assomiglia a Marte. Stesso scenario in altre città come Nassiriya.La tempesta di sabbia che ha colpito il Paese è l'ottava che si sussegue da aprile, causata....

Tempesta di sabbia in Iraq: in centinaia con problemi respiratori

2022-05-16T20:10+0200tiscali-it (it)

Roma, 16 mag. (askanews) - Uno strato di sabbia arancione ha ricoperto Baghdad. Arrivano immagini impressionanti dalla capitale dell' Iraq che assomiglia a Marte. Stesso scenario in altre città come Nassiriya.La tempesta di sabbia che ha colpito il Paese è l'ottava che si sussegue da aprile, causata....

Tempesta di sabbia in Iraq: in centinaia con problemi respiratori

2022-05-16T20:05+0200askanews (it)

Roma, 16 mag. (askanews) – Uno strato di sabbia arancione ha ricoperto Baghdad. Arrivano immagini impressionanti dalla capitale dell’ Iraq che assomiglia a Marte. Stesso scenario in altre città come Nassiriya. La tempesta di sabbia che ha colpito il Paese è l’ottava che si sussegue da aprile,....

Has Iran entered a 30-year dry spell?

2022-05-16T16:00+0200tehrantimes (en)

While rejecting the country’s entry into the 30-year dry spell, he said that drought is not limited to a 30-year or 10-year period, as rainfall has gradually declined over the past five decades. The rainfall rate is still declining and has gone through a downward trend compared to the past 50 years;....

UN adds Pakistan to list of drought-hit ...

2022-05-16T12:19+0200dailypakistan (en)

NEW YORK The United Nations has placed Pakistan in the list of 23 countries facing drought related emergencies in last two years (2020-2022). The United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) has issued the 'Global Land Outlook' report as world set to mark the UN Desertification and Drought Day on June 17.

Drought causes $107m damage to environment

2022-05-08T16:34+0200tehrantimes (en)

Unfortunately, over 70 percent of the country is suffering from severe drought. The severity of the drought is devastating in areas such as the Zagros, which is both a source of water and natural habitats, he lamented. Perhaps the first and most important damage of drought is the weakening of....

La gravità della crisi idrica in Iraq rischia di essere letale per i 41 milioni di abitanti del Paese che non potranno comprare il grano dall'Ucraina. Ecco una delle peggiori ricadute del conflitto nell'Europa orientale

2022-05-08T11:52+0200euronews-it (it)

crisi idrica in Iraq Diritti d'autore Nabil al-Jurani/Copyright 2020 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. Dopo decenni di guerre e ribellioni, l'Iraq deve affrontare un'altra grandissima sfida: la grave scarsità d'acqua causata dal cambiamento climatico.

L’Afghanistan piagato da forti piogge e inondazioni che portano morte e distruzione

2022-05-05T22:42+0200zerounotv (it)

Tempo di Lettura: 2 minuti. L’Afghanistan è alle prese con forti piogge e inondazioni, che negli ultimi giorni hanno già provocato la morte di 22 persone e il ferimento di altre 40, distrutto centinaia di case e danneggiato i raccolti. La situazione è drammatica in 12 province – circa un terzo del....

Iraq sandstorm sends thousands to hospitals

2022-05-05T18:47+0200almayadeen-en (en)

The Health Ministry reported that most of those affected had chronic diseases or were elderly. The Iraq i Health Ministry said, on Thursday, that one person died, and over 5,000 people were treated in hospitals for respiratory ailments caused by a sandstorm, the seventh in a month.

L’Afghanistan piagato da forti piogge e inondazioni che portano morte e distruzione, nel silenzio generale

2022-05-05T15:37+0200greenme (it)

L’Afghanistan è alle prese con forti piogge e inondazioni, che negli ultimi giorni hanno già provocato la morte di 22 persone e il ferimento di altre 40, distrutto centinaia di case e danneggiato i raccolti. La situazione è drammatica in 12 province – circa un terzo del territorio nazionale:....

Medio Oriente travolto dall’ennesima tempesta di sabbia: ricoveri in Iraq

2022-05-03T11:09+0200iconaclima (it)

Una tempesta di sabbia si è abbattuta sul Medio Oriente a fine aprile , innescata da temporali che hanno portato anche grandine e inondazioni improvvise. Le tempeste di sabbia in quella parte del mondo stanno diventando sempre più frequenti alimentate da siccità, desertificazione e riduzione delle precipitazioni .

Terzo Polo a rischio riscaldamento globale

2022-04-29T14:30+0200greenreport (it)

Nel lungo periodo, nell’Asia meridionale mancherà l’acqua. Aumenta il rischio per molte specie in via di estinzione. [29 Aprile 2022] Secondo li nuovo “A Scientific Assessment of the Third Pole” pubblicato dall’United Nations environment programme (Unep) in collaborazione con Third Pole....

UNEP: nuovo rapporto evidenzia il rischio del riscaldamento globale nel “terzo polo”.

2022-04-29T12:00+0200esgdata (it)

Le montagne ricoperte di ghiacciai dell’Asia meridionale, che forniscono acqua potabile a miliardi di persone, si stanno riscaldando a un ritmo allarmante, secondo un nuovo rapporto del Programma Ambientale delle Nazioni Unite (UNEP). La regione, conosciuta come il Terzo Polo per l’enorme quantità....

Preocupante y repentina desaparición del lago Sawa en Irak

2022-04-28T19:51+0200tiempo-es (es)

La historia del lago Sawa es, también, la de la desaparición de humedales y lagunas, así como de su biodiversidad, a causa del cambio climático y la intervención del hombre. En España no nos faltan ejemplos. Hace 1 hora 5 min Los hoteles abandonados se remontan a la década de 1990 cuando el lago Sawa estaba en su apogeo.

UN warns: Earth's degraded land at 'breaking point' Decades of unsustainable activities have depleted soils worldwide and accelerated global warming National Just now

2022-04-27T16:33+0200dailymonitor (en)

Ibrahim Thiaw is the Executive Secretary of the UN Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD), whose 197 parties -- 196 countries plus the European Union -- meet next month for the first time in three years, in Abidjan. Thiaw spoke to AFP about the crisis of deteriorating land quality, and how it....

Meteo Ponte 25 aprile: allerta in Lombardia per temporali. Pioggia (e neve) al Nord

2022-04-23T18:16+0200ilgiorno (it)

Milano - Un Ponte del 25 aprile nel segno del maltempo in tutto il nord Italia, Lombardia compresa . Tra oggi ( sabato 23 aprile ), domani ( domenica 24 aprile ) e il giorno della Festa della Liberazione la parte settentrionale del Paese sarà colpita da forti piogge.

Una tempesta di sabbia colpisce Baghdad: decine di ricoveri

2022-04-12T19:58+0200zazoom-it (it)

(Di martedì 12 aprile 2022) Sempre più frequenti a causa della siccità e desertificazione le tempeste di sabbia . Per il terzo giorno consecutivo una tempesta di sabbia ha colpito una parte dell' Iraq , tra cui la capitale Bagdad, ... : Almeno 25 persone sono morte nelle Filippine a causa di frane e....

Una tempesta di sabbia colpisce Baghdad: decine di ricoveri

2022-04-12T19:39+0200leggo (it)

Sempre più frequenti a causa della siccità e desertificazione le tempeste di sabbia. Per il terzo giorno consecutivo una tempesta di sabbia ha colpito una parte dell’ Iraq , tra cui la capitale Bagdad, riducendo la visibilità e provocando problemi respiratori per molte persone, soprattutto anziani che sono stati ricoverati in ospedale.

Iraq, luce arancione e visibilità ridotta: una tempesta di polvere e sabbia provoca decine di ricoveri – Video

2022-04-12T16:38+0200ilfattoquotidiano (it)

Visibilità limitata, occhi rossi e luce arancione: la maggior parte dell’ Iraq è stata colpita negli scorsi giorni da una tempesta di polvere e sabbia che ha portato a “decine” di ricoveri per problemi respiratori . La nuvola di sabbia ha colpito per la prima volta il nord del Paese giovedì scorso,....

Iraq, tempesta di polvere e sabbia: decine di ricoveri

2022-04-12T14:52+0200zazoom-it (it)

(Di martedì 12 aprile 2022) Visibilita' limitata, occhi rossi e luce arancione: la maggior parte dell' Iraq e' stata colta oggi per il terzo giorno consecutivo da una tempesta di polvere e sabbia che ha portato a " decine " di ... : Tempesta di polvere e sabbia in Iraq: decine di ricoveri in tutto....

IRAQ 19 min Tempesta di sabbia si abbatte sull'Iraq Decine i ricoveri in tutto il paese per problemi respiratori

2022-04-09T17:33+0200tio (it)

BAGHDAD - Visibilità limitata, occhi rossi e luce arancione: la maggior parte dell' Iraq è stata colta oggi per il terzo giorno consecutivo da una tempesta di polvere e sabbia che ha portato a «decine» di ricoveri per problemi respiratori. La nuvola di sabbia ha colpito per la prima volta il nord del....

Se la guerra in Ucraina causa una nuova primavera araba

2022-03-30T10:27+0200247libero (it)

La Russia è il principale esportatore di grano al mondo, l’Ucraina il quinto. Insieme contribuiscono a oltre un terzo delle esportazioni globali di cereali. Sono anche i principali fornitori di colza, oltre a coprire il 52% del mercato mondiale delle esportazioni di olio di semi di girasole.

Economia: Se la guerra in Ucraina causa una nuova primavera araba - Lorenza Formicola

2022-03-30T00:18+0200247libero (it)

La Russia è il principale esportatore di grano al mondo, l’Ucraina il quinto. Insieme contribuiscono a oltre un terzo delle esportazioni globali di cereali. Sono anche i principali fornitori di colza, oltre a coprire il 52% del mercato mondiale delle esportazioni di olio di semi di girasole.

Tg Ambiente, edizione del 29 marzo 2022

2022-03-29T17:09+0200247libero (it)

INCENDI E SICCITÀ, ALLARME ITALIA CON -1/3 PIOGGIA. Con un inverno che ha lasciato l’Italia con 1/3 di pioggia in meno e precipitazioni praticamente dimezzate al Nord è allarme siccità e incendi, favoriti dall’aumento delle temperature. Una situazione aggravata dal deficit idrico, dopo che a....

29 / 03 : 14:28 : Tg Ambiente, edizione del 29 marzo 2022

2022-03-29T15:29+0200dire (it)

INCENDI E SICCITÀ, ALLARME ITALIA CON -1/3 PIOGGIA. Con un inverno che ha lasciato l’Italia con 1/3 di pioggia in meno e precipitazioni praticamente dimezzate al Nord è allarme siccità e incendi, favoriti dall’aumento delle temperature. Una situazione aggravata dal deficit idrico, dopo che a....

Opinion / Déjà vu all over again

2022-03-21T19:18+0100newagebd (en)

Members of the New York Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons gathered in Manhattan on the 75th anniversary of the bombing of the city of Hiroshima. — LightRocket/Getty Images/Erik McGregor. HE’S our very own emperor from hell, an updated version of Nero who, in legend, burned down Rome on a whim, though ours prefers drowning Washington.

Buffering the impacts of extreme climate variability in the highly engineered Tigris Euphrates river system

2022-03-09T15:23+0100nature-Earth-and-Environmental-Sciences (en)

A comparison between the GRACE TWS and the seasonal precipitation (wet season) represented by AAP datasets throughout the periods covered by phases I through V reveals high correspondence (Fig. 3 ). The figure shows a severe decline in GRACE TWS values in phase II (− 144 ± 5 km 3 /1.

Draghi a Firenze, il suo discorso. Pace, giovani, Mediterraneo e ambiente

2022-02-23T18:39+0100247libero (it)

Firenze, 23 febbraio 2022 - Ecco il discorso integrale del presidente del Consiglio, Mario Draghi , al convento di Santa Maria Novella di Firenze per l'apertura dell'incontro 'Mediterraneo frontiera di pace' che riunisce vescovi e sindaci di più Stati da oggi a domenica.

ArticoloDraghi a Firenze, il suo discorso. Pace, giovani, Mediterraneo e ambiente

2022-02-23T18:27+0100LaNazione (it)

Firenze, 23 febbraio 2022 - Ecco il discorso integrale del presidente del Consiglio, Mario Draghi , al convento di Santa Maria Novella di Firenze per l'apertura dell'incontro 'Mediterraneo frontiera di pace' che riunisce vescovi e sindaci di più Stati da oggi a domenica.

Firenze, si apre l'incontro dei vescovi del Mediterraneo. L'intervento di Mario Draghi

2022-02-23T17:50+0100055firenze (it)

Si è aperto alla presenza di Mario Draghi il convegno dei vescovi "Mediterraneo frontiera di pace" , in corso da oggi fino al 27 febbraio a Firenze. Un evento che si sommerà al forum dei sindaci del Mediterraneo in programma in Palazzo Vecchio da venerdì, dando vita ad un’ assemblea congiunta dei....

Datastream18 mins ago The Accelerating Frequency of Extreme Weather

2022-01-13T19:05+0100visualcapitalist (en)

The Accelerating Frequency of Extreme Weather. The world is already witnessing the effects of climate change. A few months ago, the western U.S. experienced one of the worst droughts it’s seen in the last 20 years. At the same time, southern Europe roasted in an extreme heatwave, with temperatures reaching 45°C in some parts.

Dramatic consequences of the climate crisis – the desert is growing

2021-12-23T15:44+0100california18 (en)

Children used to swim in this pool of water. That must have been a nice cool down here in the desert in western Iraq . An underground spring has been feeding the basin and supplying the Rahalija oasis with water for centuries. The residents need it for their households and the palm trees on which they live.

11 Top Causes of Global Poverty

2021-12-22T13:17+0100reliefWeb (en)

Around 8% of the world’s population lives in extreme poverty but do you know why? We look at 11 of the top causes of global poverty. Living on less than $2 a day feels like an impossible scenario, but’s a reality for around 600 million people in our world today.

Deadly flash floods hit northern Iraq

2021-12-17T16:41+0100trtworld (en)

In a country dealing with severe drought, many were caught by surprise as powerful storm waters started surging into their homes before dawn. (Reuters) At least eleven people, including one Turkish person, have died in flash floods which swept through northern Iraq after torrential rains in Erbil.

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