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Mosul Dam - Wikipedia

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Mosul Dam formerly known as Saddam Dam (سد صدام), is the largest dam in Iraq. It is located on the Tigris river in the western governorate of Ninawa, upstream ...

A Bigger Problem Than ISIS? - The New Yorker

www.newyorker.com/magazine/2017/01/02/a-bigger-problem-than-isis

Jan 2, 2017 ... The Mosul Dam is failing. A breach would cause a colossal wave that could kill as many as a million and a half people.

Mosul Dam collapse 'will be worse than a nuclear bomb' - News ...

www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2016/11/mosul-dam-collapse-worse-nuclear-bomb-161116082852394.html

Dec 11, 2016 ... Experts warn that if the dam collapses, up to 11.11 billion cubic-metres of water known as Lake Dahuk, will submerge Mosul and create an ...

Deterioration Of Iraq's Massive Mosul Dam Reaches Crisis Point : NPR

www.npr.org/2017/01/02/507922310/deterioration-of-iraqs-massive-mosul-dam-reaches-crisis-point

Jan 2, 2017 ... The Mosul Dam in Iraq requires perpetual maintenance, which has been difficult amid Iraq's war with ISIS. If the dam collapses, the resulting ...

Mosul battle may cost 'the most dangerous dam in the world' - Al ...

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Oct 20, 2016 ... While the battle to free the Iraqi city of Mosul from ISIS control began this week, what is threatening the millions of people living in that area.

ISIS: Mosul Dam collapse will be 'worse than a nuclear bomb'

www.news.com.au/world/middle-east/mosul-dam-collapse-will-be-catastrophic-for-iraq/news-story/a5f30073964e5e59699efe075bb4f81b

Mosul Dam collapse will be catastrophic for Iraq. December 13, 20162:16pm. A picture taken in March this year, shows the Mosul Dam on the Tigris River.

Mosul dam on verge of collapse and could be more devastating than ...

metro.co.uk/2016/12/12/a-dam-is-on-the-verge-of-collapse-and-it-could-be-more-devastating-than-a-nuke-6317215/

Dec 12, 2016 ... A dam is on the verge of collapse and just a partial breach could create a wave 82ft high, experts have warned. The Mosul dam is slowly ...

ISIS battle for Mosul Dam that would spew out 4.4m Olympic size ...

www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4068688/It-worse-nuclear-bomb-Allied-troops-ISIS-battle-collapsing-Mosul-Dam-spew-4-4MILLION-Olympic-size-swimming-pools-water-breaches.html

Dec 27, 2016 ... Waves of up to 45ft would be unleashed if the dam breaks, flooding Mosul and causing an estimated 1.5million deaths amid a constant threat ...

Mosul dam engineers warn it could fail at any time, killing 1m people ...

www.theguardian.com/world/2016/mar/02/mosul-dam-engineers-warn-it-could-fail-at-any-time-killing-1m-people

Mar 2, 2016 ... Iraqi engineers involved in building the Mosul dam 30 years ago have warned that the risk of its imminent collapse and the consequent death ...

The Mosul Dam - Peace Ambassadors for Iraq

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“….in terms of internal erosion potential of the foundation, Mosul Dam is the most dangerous dam in the world… If a small problem [at] Mosul Dam occurs, failure ...