2012-04-12 14:27:21Civilians and Aid Actors, Victims of Renewed Fighting in Kivu[MSF]
Paris, April 12, 2012 -
Armed conflicts are intensifying in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, along with large troop movements. Members of the civilian population are the first victims, but aid actors are also directly targeted. "The situation is not stabilizing in Kivu. It is deteriorating again, and has been deteriorating over the last several months", says Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) program manager Dr. Marcela Allheimen.
Sunday, 03-29-15, 10:06Higher Military Council Gathers[ANGOP] Luanda -The Higher Military Council gathered Friday in Luanda under the chair of the National Defence minister to assess the state of preparation of Angola for peacekeeping missions.
Sunday, 03-29-15, 9:37Parliament Goes On Recess[Zambia Reports] Acting Leader of Government Business in the house, Yamfwa Mukanga on Thursday evening moved the motion to effect the adjournment of the house Sine-die.
Sunday, 03-29-15, 5:51Govt Declares 45-Day Ebola 'Health Emergency'[Deutsche Welle] In a bid to curb the spread of Ebola, Guinea's President Alpha Conde has declared a 45-day "health emergency" in five regions of the epidemic-hit nation. The chances of an Ebola-free West Africa remain uncertain.