October 25, 2015
A City Dying of Thirst
By Ammar Ayad Sbiba, Kasserine Governorate (Akher Khabar ) Oct 25, 2015 – The death of Issam al-Ramadani, 12, from viral hepatitis blamed on contaminated drinking water was a big shock to the people of Kasserine ...
January 1, 2010
Illegal Meat Stalls Sell Contaminated Food
As Ahmad takes the final bite from his sandwich, he smiles and utters “I don’t complain of any illnesses”. Every day, Ahmad, a salesman at the vegetable market, has his lamb sandwich for lunch from ...
Water Contamination in Rural Damascus
November 16, 2009
Iqtisadi- Fadi Al Alloush 100 years ago the cholera epidemic swept through the homes of residents in Damascus, taking with it thousands of lives. The potable water was contaminated with the city’s sewage in the network ...