Category Archives: Medical

Statement of the Twenty-Third IHR Emergency Committee Regarding the International Spread of Poliovirus

The twenty-third meeting of the Emergency Committee under the International Health Regulations (2005) (IHR) regarding the international spread of poliovirus was convened by the Director General on 11 December 2019 at WHO headquarters with members, advisers and invited Member States …

Statement of the Twenty-Third IHR Emergency Committee Regarding the International Spread of Poliovirus

The twenty-third meeting of the Emergency Committee under the International Health Regulations (2005) (IHR) regarding the international spread of poliovirus was convened by the Director General on 11 December 2019 at WHO headquarters with members, advisers and invited Member States …

Zimbabwe VP’s Wife Freed on Bail After Attempted Murder Charge

HARARE – The wife of Vice President Constantino Chiwenga was granted bail by Zimbabwe’s High Court on Monday after spending three weeks in detention for allegedly trying to kill her husband.

Prosecutors say Marry Mubaiwa, who denies all charges, tried …

3 US Military Personnel Killed in Kenya Attack

NAIROBI – Islamic extremists killed three U.S. military personnel Sunday when they attacked a military based used by U.S. and Kenyan forces along the border with Somalia.

The extremists stormed past a perimeter surrounding the Manda Bay Airfield, destroying several …

3 US Military Personnel Killed in Kenya Attack

NAIROBI – Islamic extremists killed three U.S. military personnel Sunday when they attacked a military based used by U.S. and Kenyan forces along the border with Somalia.

The extremists stormed past a perimeter surrounding the Manda Bay Airfield, destroying several …

Roadside Bomb Kills Children on Bus in Burkina Faso

OUAGADOUGOU, BURKINA FASO – Fourteen civilians, including many schoolchildren, died Saturday when a roadside bomb blew up their bus in northwestern Burkina Faso, a security source told AFP.

Four people were seriously hurt in the blast in Sourou province near …