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  1. Editorial Comment: Government's ebola response laudableRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    ... of ebola since the first diagnosed case in 1976 in a village near the Ebola River in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and each outbreak was first contained and then eliminated by stopping new infection and waiting for those already infected to ...

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  2. Ebola, Experimental Drugs and Informed Consent: Should Those At Risk...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... not provide medical advice here or elsewhere. Ebola is named for a river in what's now the Democratic Republic of the Congo, formerly Zaire. The viral disease , typically manifest by fever, vomiting, diarrhea, weakness and bleeding, carries a high ...

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  3. 2015 AFCON Qualifiers: CAF Rejects Rwanda's Appeal Against ExpulsionRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    ... to address Rwanda's appeal against their disqualification earlier this month. The country was expelled after beating Congo in the second round, as the latter argued that Daddy Birori had been ineligible to play in the tie. Congo had argued that the ...

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  4. CDC raises travel alert for DR Congo on Ebola concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The China Post

    The Centers for Disease Control heightened a health advisory against travel to the Democratic Republic of the Congo Saturday from "watch" to "alert" on concern over the continued spread of the Ebola virus.

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  5. UN accuses D.R. Congo of blocking plane crash inquiryRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2003 | Aviation Safety Network News

    The United Nations mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo has strongly protested to the transitional government for allegedly blocking its efforts to check out reports that an airplane that crashed in Katanga Province had been carrying weapons, which would be in contravention of the arms embargo imposed against the African country.

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  6. West Africa battles Ebola sporting quarantineRead the original story

    Saturday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... in July because their government refused to allow the game. Sierra Leone's home game against Democratic Republic of Congo on September 10 will now be held in the Ghana capital, Accra. Cameroon are also in the group. "The entire Sierra Leone squad ...

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  7. Taiwan raises travel alert for DR Congo on Ebola concernsRead the original story

    Saturday | ETaiwanNews.com

    Taipei, Aug. 30 The Centers for Disease Control heightened a health advisory against travel to the Democratic Republic of the Congo Saturday from "watch" to "alert" on concern over the continued spread of the Ebola virus.

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  8. .com | DRC court opens new hearing in activist's murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News24

    The Supreme Court in the Democratic Republic of Congo prepared Friday for a new hearing in the 2010 murder by police of the country's most prominent human rights activist, Floribert Chebeya.

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  9. Central African Republic: A History of Violence, But Now a Chance For PeaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Townhall

    ... Central African Republic," Kamoun urged. He has also kept Selaka at arms length. The peace, reached at Brazzaville in Congo in July, has a precarious foundation. Selaka militants, upon whose actions the peace in a large part relies, remain violent. ...

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  10. WHO Releases Ebola Roadmap, Update on OutbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KUGN-AM Eugene

    ... in Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria and Sierra Leone, though isolated cases have been noted in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Senegal. Last week, the WHO says, saw the highest weekly increase in Ebola cases in Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone. ...

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  11. 94.5 KLIQ-FM Hastings, Grand Island, KearneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KLIQ-FM Hastings

    ... in Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria and Sierra Leone, though isolated cases have been noted in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Senegal. Last week, the WHO says, saw the highest weekly increase in Ebola cases in Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone. ...

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  12. Cameroon: Congo Brazzaville - Chinese Company to Cultivate CassavaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | AllAfrica.com

    ... Africa Time reported. The company plans to set up a cassava starch plant in China with cassava products got from Congo, Jiang Fei, the Deputy Director General of CGC International is reported to have explained , stating that the country needs starch ...

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  13. Airtel Staff Begin Soak For Charity InitiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Ghanamma.com

    ... innovative mobile services to all. Airtel has 17 operations in Africa: Burkina Faso, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Republic of the Congo, Gabon, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Madagascar, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, ...

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  14. Banks and Investors Challenge Predatory Funds Solutions Fall Short of Comprehensive ProteRead the original story

    Friday | Indybay.org

    ... precedent could have a global impact. Last month, two hedge funds successfully sued the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) for $68 million, including roughly $50 million in interest on loans dating back to the early 1980's. According to United ...

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  15. Banks and Investors Challenge Predatory FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Common Dreams

    ... precedent could have a global impact. Last month, two hedge funds successfully sued the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) for $68 million, including roughly $50 million in interest on loans dating back to the early 1980's. According to United ...

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  16. Brit Kidnapped for 'Gay Cure' in CongoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... According to supporters, Fonthes, a British citizen, is being held against her will in the Democratic Republic of the Congo after a family trip turned into a sinister attempt to "cure" her of homosexuality. Early Thursday, Fonthes sent out a cry for ...

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  17. Banks and Investors Call for New Debt Rules In Wake of Argentina Hedge Fund CaseRead the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | IndyMedia

    ... other countries facing creditor litigation. Last month, a US judge in New York ordered the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) to pay $68 million to two hedge funds that acquired the country's debt on the secondary market and then sued. The award ...

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  18. Alert - Ebola in Democratic Republic of the CongoRead the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    The purpose of this alert is to notify travelers that a small number of Ebola cases have been reported in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and to inform travelers of actions they can take to reduce their risk of getting the disease.

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  19. Ebola is mutating rapidly as it spreadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Daily Kos

    ... its victims are still plentiful. A separate Ebola epidemic now seems to have started in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, with 13 cases now confirmed. Senegal has also now recorded its first case, a student who crossed into the country of ...

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  20. World Mission Golf Tournament scheduled for Lakes Estes Golf CourseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    ... health and development programs. She is a co-worker with PC(USA)'s partners in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Malawi, South Sudan and Zambia. She promotes the development of Community Health Evangelism, an initiative that brings ...

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