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Alexandra Hudson

Alexandra Hudson

    WHO employee to receive treatment in Hamburg for Ebola
    WHO employee to receive treatment in Hamburg for Ebola
    An employee of the World Health Organisation (WHO) who contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone will be flown to the German city of Hamburg for treatment, a...
    Assad is not to blame for Syria chemical attacks, says Kurdish party leader
    Assad is not to blame for Syria chemical attacks, says Kurdish party leader
    Syria's President Bashar al-Assad would not be "so stupid" as to use chemical weapons close to Damascus, says Saleh Muslim, the...
    Liberia's Taylor ordered cannibalism, court told
    Liberia's Taylor ordered cannibalism, court told
    Former Liberian President Charles Taylor ordered his militias to eat the flesh of captured enemies and United Nations soldiers, a former close aide...
    Court told of brutal tactics incited by Charles Taylor
    Court told of brutal tactics incited by Charles Taylor
    A witness calling himself Charles Taylor's death squad commander told a court on Wednesday he killed men, women and babies on the former Liberian...
    Beatles' Indian guru Maharishi Yogi dies
    Beatles' Indian guru Maharishi Yogi dies
    The guru to the Beatles who introduced transcendental meditation to the West, Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, died at his Dutch home on February 5, aides...
    Taylor trial resumes with tales of brutality
    Taylor trial resumes with tales of brutality
    A blood-diamond expert and an account from a Sierra Leonean miner who said laughing rebels hacked off his hands and burned his family opened the...
    Taylor's war-crimes trial delayed until 2008
    Taylor's war-crimes trial delayed until 2008
    Judges on Monday postponed until January 2008 the war-crimes trial of former Liberian president Charles Taylor on charges of directing atrocities...
    Liberia's Taylor boycotts trial again
    Liberia's Taylor boycotts trial again
    Former Liberian president Charles Taylor failed to appear in court on Monday when his war-crimes trial resumed, saying through an official the...
    UN court sentences rebel Serb leader to 35 years
    UN court sentences rebel Serb leader to 35 years
    The United Nations war crimes tribunal sentenced the former leader of rebel Serbs in Croatia, Milan Martic, to 35 years in jail for ordering...
    Warlord Taylor's home is lonely Dutch prison
    Warlord Taylor's home is lonely Dutch prison
    Once surrounded by African presidential splendour, former Liberian strongman Charles Taylor now lives in a Dutch prison near the chilly North Sea...