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Pakistan doctor accused of infecting more than 400 babies and children with HIV

A destitute village in Pakistan’s south has been forced into a mode of panic and fear after more than 500 people – overwhelmingly children – tested positive for HIV, in an epidemic officials are attributing to a single pediatrician. Continue reading

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British police station mocked for tweeting photo of dangerous knife collection – that includes a spoon

Amid the U.K crackdown to stem the burgeoning number of knife attacks, one police department found them the inadvertent subject of internet mockery this week after lauding their knife-seizing efforts on Twitter – for critics to quickly point out the in… Continue reading

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Pakistani ‘hero’ doctor Afridi ‘skeletal,’ deprived of legal rights, attorney claims

It has been more than eight years since U.S. Navy SEALS ceremoniously raided the compound and killed the most wanted man in the world – September 11 mastermind, Usama bin Laden. And while the world’s eyes are now set on eliminating other terrorist targ… Continue reading

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Violence against women and ‘femicide’ in El Salvador propelling them to US border, data shows

A female has been bludgeoned to death in El Salvador, on average, at least every single day this year in what is a growing level of gender-based violence hard to comprehend. Continue reading

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Sudan military and protesters reach agreement for three-year transition period

A silver lining is slowly emerging for the future of Sudan. The country’s military leaders announced this week that an agreement had been reached with the opposition for a three-year transition to a democratic, civilian administration. Continue reading

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Maduro’s ‘collectivos’ strike terror while trying to win back support of Venezuela’s most vulnerable

The notion of masked men on no-license-plate motorcycles shooting down hapless citizens to rob them for their loaf of bread, dispersing tear gas and emptying magazines of bullets on crowds of anti-government protesters or lurking at the door with threa… Continue reading

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Turkey crackdown leaves terminally-ill patients banned from seeking health care abroad

Since the failed coup attempt in July 2016, hundreds of thousands of Turkish citizens have – often unknowingly – had their passports rescinded and have subsequently been barred from leaving the country for undetermined stretches of time, or have been b… Continue reading

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54 women and children rescued from Boko Haram, Nigerian military says

The Nigerian Army has rescued 54 Nigerian civilians – 29 women and 25 children – from the clutches of the terrorist group, Boko Haram, the country’s military announced Monday. Continue reading

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Hunting Ayman Al Zawahiri: Where has the Al Qaeda leader been hiding for 18 years?

Nestled alongside ISIS leader Abu Bakr Al Baghdadi in the deepest ranks of the depraved, Al Qaeda’s chief Ayman Al Zawahiri is one of the two most wanted men in the world – both have a $25 million U.S. bounty on their heads. Continue reading

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Turkish journalist beaten with baseball bats after anti-Erdogan TV appearance

Just hours after criticizing Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in a television appearance Friday, journalist Yavuz Selim Demirag became the victim of a vicious baseball attack by unknown assailants, his paper said Saturday. Continue reading

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Faced with economic and food shortage crisis, Cuba ramps up rationing

In the midst of a growing economic and shortage crisis – in which Cubans are having to line up for hours to purchase basic food supplies in supermarkets – the Cuban government has introduced comprehensive rationing of staple products. Continue reading

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Syrian hospitals bombed by Assad, Russian troops after coordinates were shared with the UN

Over the past two weeks, Syrian and Russian warplanes have hammered the last remaining rebel-held bastion in Syria’s north – killing dozens and prompting almost 200,000 people to flee. Not only is the renewed offensive raising red flags that a final sh… Continue reading

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Second Christian woman and her disabled husband fighting death row conviction for committing ‘blasphemy’ in Pakistan

While the news this week that Christian woman Asia Bibi has safely exited Pakistan after years on death row – having been falsely held on blasphemy charges has been lauded by officials and activists globally – the fight for justice is far from over. Bi… Continue reading

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EU refuses to concede to Iran’s threat to resume higher uranium enrichment in 60 days unless new terms are met

An increasingly hamstrung European Union announced Thursday that it would not accept the 60-day “ultimatum” issued by Tehran this week, in which the pariah government announced it would stop adhering to parts of the controversial 2015 Iran Deal unless … Continue reading

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Attacks on health care facilities, dire security concerns escalating latest Ebola outbreak

Continued attacks on Ebola treatment facilities and medical professionals have many fearing the outbreak in the DRC could morph into another global catastrophe. Continue reading

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More evidence emerges of Iran-Al Qaeda ties

As the Trump administration doubles down on the contention that Tehran is cooperating with Al Qaeda, another former Iranian commander has reportedly come forward with allegations about an Iran-Al Qaeda link. Continue reading

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The master behind the mask: who is Iran’s most feared and powerful military commander?

He is routinely referred to as the “shadow commander” or “spymaster” and is considered one of the most powerful persons in Iran. So who is 62-year-old Qassem Soleimani, the military mastermind whom Secretary of State Mike Pompeo equates with being as d… Continue reading

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How a Memphis heart surgeon is saving babies and changing perceptions of America – Taliban included

When he isn’t smoking cigars and laying low in his native of Memphis, Tennessee, pediatric cardiac surgeon Dr. William Novick is battling bombs and bureaucracy in some of the most dangerous frontlines of the world. And now he is at the forefront in pro… Continue reading

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Turkey sentences leading doctors to prison for condemning Syria offensive

Eleven members of Turkey’s top-tier medical association have been handed prison terms after publicly condemning their country’s military offensive against Kurdish fighters in neighboring Syria early last year. Continue reading

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Dying US solider fighting for the right to sue military over medical malpractice

Sgt. 1st Class Richard Stayskal survived three combat deployments to Iraq and even an enemy bullet through the chest. But now the Purple Heart recipient is facing the toughest battle of his life: the right to sue the U.S. government for medical malprac… Continue reading

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