Press Roundup: 7 – 13 Apr 2019

Sunday 07/04/19

Floods wash away tourism infrastructure on Little Zab River
Rudaw

Iran: floods force over 200 families to evacuate their villages in Diyala
MENAFN

Iraqi Red Crescent: The floods caused damages to more than 60 families in Diyala governorate.
Iraqi Red Crescent Society 

Priority Humanitarian Small Scale Projects
KRG Joint Crisis Coordination Center

Turkey Appoints New Special Envoy to Resolve Water Disputes with Iraq
Basnews

Monday 08/04/19

Iraq water reserves highest in quarter of century
Roya News

Karkhe Dam in Southwest Iran Overflows, Residents Ordered to Evacuate
Tasnim News Agency

Tuesday 09/04/19

Iraq Seeks to Reassure Over Reservoirs and Dam Pressures
VOA News

Wednesday 10/04/19

Iraq – Floods: Update No. 2 (as of 10 April 2019)
UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs

Roundup: Downpours, flooding in Iran’s Khuzestan reach alarming level
Xinhua – Yan

Thursday 11/04/19

Baghdad in danger, as Mosul dam suffers deteriorated situation: Authorities
The Baghdad Post

GIEWS Country Brief: Iraq 11-April-2019
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

Historic water levels at Iraq reservoirs and dams: officials
AFP

Iraq: heavy rainfall increases fear of Mosul dam collapse
The National – Mina Aldroubi

Friday 12/04/19

Iraqi civil defense secures second Mosul ferry amid rising waters, distress call
Kurdistan 24 – Kosar Nawzad

Three tourist areas swamped in Taq Taq after Little Zab flooding: official
NRT

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