Category Archives: Medical

Global Certainty of Future Cyberattacks Growing

Cyberattacks on elections, public infrastructure and national security are increasingly being seen as the new normal, according to a global survey on cybersecurity.

And in some of the world’s largest economies, people think their governments …

Pro-Bashir Rally as Sudan Says 800 Protesters Arrested

KHARTOUM More than 800 protesters have been arrested in anti-government demonstrations held across Sudan since last month, a minister said Monday, as hundreds gathered at a rally backing President Omar al-Bashir.

Deadly protests have rocked …

Thousands of Refugees Flee Ethnic Clashes in DRC

GENEVA Inter-ethnic clashes in Democratic Republic of Congo have sent some 16,000 refugees fleeing for their lives into neighboring Congo-Brazzaville, the U.N. refugee agency reports.

The largely dormant, long-standing rivalry between the Banunu and Batende …

DRC Protests Hamper Ebola Epidemic Response

GENEVA The World Health Organization says violent protests in DR Congo’s conflict-ridden North Kivu Province are hampering efforts to control the spread of the Ebola virus. Protests erupted Thursday in response to the government’s decision …

Somalia’s Parliament Drops Impeachment of President

Weeks of bickering and negotiation in Somalia’s parliament have stopped an effort to remove President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo though impeachment.

Opponents and supporters of the president agreed in writing that the impeachment motion was “invalid” …