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World ‘losing battle’ to contain Ebola, MSF warns response ‘lethally inadequate’

World ‘losing battle’ to contain Ebola, MSF warns response ‘lethally inadequate’

Aug 03, – International medical agency Medecins sans Frontieres said the world was “losing the battle” to contain Ebola as the United Nations warned of severe food shortages in the hardest-hit countries. MSF told a UN briefing in New York that world leaders were failing to address the epidemic and called for an urgent global […]

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800 killed in Iraq in May, the deadliest month this year

800 killed in Iraq in May, the deadliest month this year

June01, – Violence has claimed the lives of 799 Iraqis in May, the highest monthly death toll so far this year, the United Nations said on Sunday, underlining the daunting challenges the government faces as it struggles to contain a surge in sectarian violence. The figures issued by the U.N. mission to Iraq, known as […]

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US, UK, France Push for Strong UN Resolution on Syria

US, UK, France Push for Strong UN Resolution on Syria

Sep 15, – France, Britain and the US will seek a “strong” UN resolution with “serious consequences” if Syria fails to hand over its chemical weapons, the French foreign minister has said. Laurent Fabius and his British and US counterparts have held talks in Paris. Under a deal brokered by Russia and the US, Syria […]

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