Category Archives: Medical/Health Care

Migrant Deaths in Mediterranean This Year Top 1,000

GENEVA - The International Organization for Migration reports fatalities from a shipwreck Monday off the coast of the Italian island of Lampedusa has pushed the migrant death toll on the Mediterranean Sea this year to 1071.The boat, which capsized seve...

Migrant Deaths in Mediterranean This Year Top 1,000

GENEVA - The International Organization for Migration reports fatalities from a shipwreck Monday off the coast of the Italian island of Lampedusa has pushed the migrant death toll on the Mediterranean Sea this year to 1071.The boat, which capsized seve...

UN Peacekeeper Killed, 4 Wounded in Mali Mine Attack

BAMAKO - A U.N. peacekeeper was killed and four others wounded on Sunday when their vehicle hit an explosive device in northern Mali, the U.N. mission (MINUSMA) said.The identity of the attackers was not immediately clear.U.N. peacekeeping and French f...

Sierra Leone National Action Plan for Health Security (2018-2022)

Executive SummaryThe Sierra Leone National Action Plan for Health Security (NAPHS) is based on the recommendations of the 2016 Joint External Evaluation (JEE). The JEE is a voluntary, collaborative and multi-sectoral process to evaluate country's capac...

Three injured in single vehicle rollover accident

Multiple local agencies responded to a single vehicle rollover accident near the intersection of Buffalo Soldier Trail and Highway 90 just before noon today, causing injuries to three people.Citizens who stopped at the scene of the accident removed two...

Mali: 25 Soldiers Killed in Attacks by Suspected Jihadists

BAMAKO - Twenty-five Malian soldiers have been killed and 60 are missing after suspected jihadists attacked two army camps in central Mali on Monday, the government said in a statement.The toll is among the highest suffered by Malian forces this