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Ebola outbreak spreads to new city in conflict-hit Congo
Ebola outbreak spreads to new city in conflict-hit Congo
The Democratic Republic of Congo's health ministry on Wednesday confirmed a case of the deadly Ebola virus in Bunia, the second-largest city in the...
The battle to bring antivenoms to Africa
The battle to bring antivenoms to Africa
Snake antivenoms have been around for 125 years, are effective and can be produced cheaply at scale. Yet Africa, with its abundance of deadly...
Scores of amputations in Gaza as Israeli troops aim for the legs
Scores of amputations in Gaza as Israeli troops aim for the legs
Israeli forces deployed along the fence that separates Israel from the Gaza Strip have fired live rounds at Palestinian protesters ever since
Ebola fear empties DRC village schools
Ebola fear empties DRC village schools
In the village of Mangina, where dozens have died of Ebola at the epicentre of the Democratic Republic of Congo's latest outbreak, children...
Military ignored Mosul war-wounded
Military ignored Mosul war-wounded
It was a United States-led, 72-nation military coalition, including the Iraqi Army,and their enemy the Islamic State group that ensured the...
DRC Ebola outbreak on 'epidemiological knife edge' — WHO
DRC Ebola outbreak on 'epidemiological knife edge' — WHO
An Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo has a clear "potential to expand", the World Health Organisation (WHO) warned on Wednesday,...
World Health Organisation worried as Ebola emerges in urban area
World Health Organisation worried as Ebola emerges in urban area
The World Health Organisation (WHO) released a
WHO to administer experimental Ebola vaccines in the Congo
WHO to administer experimental Ebola vaccines in the Congo
On Sunday, the World Health Organisation (WHO) announced that it will be administering experimental vaccines to help combat the spread of the Ebola...
MSF reveals sex abuse cases as Oxfam scandal widens
MSF reveals sex abuse cases as Oxfam scandal widens
A scandal over sexual abuse in the foreign aid industry that began with Oxfam spread Wednesday, as French group Doctors Without Borders revealed it...
Women forced into sex to pay hospital bills, study says
Women forced into sex to pay hospital bills, study says
Hospitals are detaining hundreds of thousands of people against their will every year – many of them mothers and their newborn babies – simply...
Central African Republic: The  state that doesn’t exist
Central African Republic: The state that doesn’t exist
Even in its best days, the CAR was never much of a state. But since the outbreak of civil war in 2013, the government has all but ceased to...

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