Category Archives: Health Protection

Gunmen Kill 14 in Burkina Faso Church

Unknown gunmen opened fire on a church in eastern Burkina Faso Sunday, killing at least 14 people.

Officials say the attack took place in the town of Hantoukoura, near the border with Niger.

Soldiers are …

UN Tries to Cut Numbers at EU-funded Migrant Center in Libya

CAIRO – The U.N. refugee agency plans to cut the number of migrants staying at an overcrowded transit center in Libya’s capital, a spokesman said Saturday.

Libya is a major waypoint for migrants fleeing war …

UN Tries to Cut Numbers at EU-funded Migrant Center in Libya

CAIRO – The U.N. refugee agency plans to cut the number of migrants staying at an overcrowded transit center in Libya’s capital, a spokesman said Saturday.

Libya is a major waypoint for migrants fleeing war …

Burkina Faso Army: 32 ‘Terrorists’ Killed in Two Operations

OUAGADOUGOU – The Burkina Faso army said on Sunday it had killed 32 “terrorists” in two operations in the north of the country after an attack on a patrol.

One soldier was killed in the …

Heart Disease Study Finds Meds Work as Well as Surgery

PHILADELPHIA – People with severe but stable heart disease from clogged arteries may have less chest pain if they get a procedure to improve blood flow rather than just giving medicines a chance to help, …