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Harbouring Ebola victims a crime FREETOWN: Sierra Leone parliament has made the harbouring of Ebola victims a crime drawing a two-year prison sentence in an attempt to stop the spread of the deadly virus, the justice minister said on Saturday."The amendment is needed at this time taking into account the fact that when the 1960 ordinance was drafted and passed into law, a disease such as Ebola did not exist," Justice Minister Frank Kargbo Copyright Reuters, 2014 ...

Egypt to invite delegates to resume Gaza truce talk: Abbas CAIRO: Egypt is to invite Israeli and Palestinian delegations to return to Cairo to resume talks on a long-term truce for Gaza, Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas announced on Saturday."Egypt is going to invite delegates to return to the negotiating table to consider a long-term truce," Abbas said after talks with his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.A previous round of truce talks collapsed on Tuesday, shattering nine days of calm, as the deadly six-week conflict between ...
South Sudan rebels accept presence of Ugandan troops KAMPALA: South Sudan rebels have agreed to let Uganda maintain its forces on South Sudanese soil until a regional body deploys a peace keeping force, a spokesman for the Ugandan government told Reuters on Friday.The new stance by the rebels, which is a 360-degree turn from their earlier position of demanding withdrawal of the troops from South Sudan, could open a way to mend ties between the insurgents and Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni.Copyright Reuters, 2014 ...
Senegal closes border as UN warns on Ebola flare-up MONROVIA: Senegal has become the latest country to seal its border with a west African neighbour to ward off the deadly Ebola virus, as the new UN pointman on the epidemic said preparations must be made for a possible flare-up of the disease.Senegal's decision to close its land border with Guinea, announced by the interior ministry Thursday, is part of intensifying efforts to contain the outbreak that has killed 1,350 people since March in Guinea, ...
Liberia's Ebola clampdown turns violent as official evacuated MONROVIA: Violence erupted in an Ebola quarantine zone in Liberia's capital Wednesday when soldiers opened fire and used tear gas on crowds as they evacuated a state official and her family.Four residents were injured in the clashes that flared in Monrovia's West Point slum which has been contained as part of new security measures aimed at containing the deadly virus.The crackdown in Liberia comes as authorities around the world scramble to stem the worst-ever outbreak ...
Ebola clampdown turns violent as Asia fears new cases MONROVIA: Violence erupted in an Ebola quarantine zone in Liberia's capital Wednesday as authorities struggled to contain the deadly disease, while new suspected cases in Asia sparked fears of it spreading from Africa.Four residents were injured in Monrovia's West Point slum when soldiers opened fire on crowds and used tear gas as they tried to evacuate a state official and her family from the quarantined quarter.The crackdown in Liberia comes as authorities around the world ...
Drug blocks Ebola-like virus in monkey tests WASHINGTON: An experimental drug treatment can help monkeys survive an otherwise deadly infection with a tropical virus called Marburg, which is similar to Ebola, researchers said Wednesday.The findings in the journal Science Translational Medicine show the potential for a similar drug treatment against Ebola, the deadly hemorrhagic virus that is sweeping across West Africa in the largest outbreak to date.There is no available drug or vaccine for Ebola, which has killed 1,350 people and infected ...

 



 
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