Tag: "rebels" at medical news
Good Times Over For Ivory Coasts Ill
...s) began providing free health care services after rebels
took over the cities in 2002 and government-paid doctors and nurses fled for their lives. But with efforts toward peace advancing, health workers have started returning to the region. MSF pulled out of Bouak public hospital in May and the Man public ...
Climatic Change Cause of Dafur Conflict-UN
...thnic conflict pitting Arab militias against black rebels
and farmers," Ban wrote in The Washington Post. "L...lled in conflicts, in Darfur since 2003. The local rebels
took up arms against the Sudanese government, accusing it of decades of neglect. Sudanese leaders ar...
TB Super-strain Found in Myanmar Migrants
...ighting between the military government and ethnic rebels
fighting for autonomy in their regions. Some live as refugees in Thailand in camps strung along the border, but many more are migrants who either cross back and forth or who take jobs in Thailand. Without addresses or telephones, providing follow-up ...
Food Poisoning Kills Nine at Chhattisgarh Relief Camp
...the past one year as they face threats from Maoist rebels
after the tribals launched a civil militia movement in June 2005. The movement now receives military and monetary backing from the state government. At least 50,000 indigenous tribals have settled at over a dozen government-run relief camps in Dant...
AIDS shadow looms over Bhilai plant
...ealth network and threat of violence by the Maoist rebels
who are active in eight of the state's 16 districts. In May, UNAIDS said there were an estimated 5.7 million Indians living with AIDS at the end of 2005, more than in any other country and ahead of South Africa's 5.5 million cases. Sourcee:(IANS)...
Malaria Epidemic Forces Assam Rebels Out Of The Jungle
...sweeping Assam and its adjoining areas have forced rebels
of the outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) to come out of their hideouts. "We are keeping a close watch on hospitals where we suspect ULFA cadres hit by malaria have been admitted for treatment," said a senior police official. At leas...
UNICEF To Help For The Betterment Of Refugee Kids in Chhattisgarh
...inst outlawed Communist Party of India-Maoist. The rebels
had retaliated by targeting local tribals for their alleged support to government. Officials say that at least 135 persons, mostly tribals, have been killed in the state since January this year owing to spiralling Maoist violence. Though the gove...
Rape-Crime against Humanity
...ince. The battalion was mainly made up of former rebels
from the Congolese Liberation Movement led by DRC's vice-president, Jean-Pierre Bemba. These rapes were commited on the night of December 21, 2003, during a rebellion of the troops, who had not been paid for months and had received no extra money o...