Category Archives: Health Protection

Al-Shabab Attacks Killed 4,000 in Past Decade, Says Data-Gathering Group

Somali militant group al-Shabab recently said it does not intentionally target Muslims but a new report indicates that whatever its intentions, the group has a lot of Muslim blood on its hands.

More than 4,000 …

DR Congo Army says ADF Rebels Killed 30 Soldiers

KINSHASA – Islamist rebels killed 30 soldiers and wounded another 70, some seriously, during fierce fighting last week in eastern DR Congo, army officials said.

They suffered the losses during the latest offensive Thursday against …

Refugees Killed in Tripoli Were Forced Out of UN Facility

Two Eritrean asylum-seekers were shot dead in the Libyan capital, Tripoli, days after the U.N. refugee agency pressed them to leave its facility citing overcrowding.

The UNHCR confirmed the deaths in a statement Friday saying …

Security Sources: Niger Army Base Attack Death Toll Hits 89

The death toll from Thursday’s attack by suspected jihadists on a Niger army base has risen to at least 89, four security sources said, surpassing a raid last month that killed 71 soldiers as the …

Exclusive: AFRICOM Sends Top Brass to Kenya to Investigate al-Shabab Attack

PENTAGON – The commander of U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) has ordered an investigation into the al-Shabab attack this week that killed three Americans, dispatching two of his top generals Thursday to Manda Bay, Kenya.

“I …