Available for Interviews: Doctor, Security Specialist Assisting Victims of Jakarta Bombings
PHILADELPHIA, July 17 /PRNewswire/ --
WHO: Dr. Robert Allen and security specialist Mr. Tony Ridley,
members of a crisis management team assisting clients affected
by the bombings
in Jakarta's Mega Kuningan business district.
Bali Bombings Helped Improve Trauma Care
The Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing in a recent report, says that health specialists were able to offer better mental health support to the victims of the 2005 Bali bombings, thanks to improved procedures and services introduced after the first explosions in 2002.
Staff at th...
Center for Reproductive Rights Deeply Saddened by Murder of Dr. George Tiller
...nal trend of attacking the property of reproductive health clinics. Between the years 1977-2007, there were over 41 bombings, 175 arsons, 94 attempted bombings
and arsons, and 623 bomb threats directed at abortion providers, resulting in $8.5m in damages.
C. Attacks against Private Life, Family, and Repu...
Physicians for Human Rights Calls for the Release of Sri Lankan Doctors
...dical care as well as family visits."
"Because our sources on the ground report that health workers are being killed during government bombings
of medical facilities, and because our sources also report that the government is detaining doctors incommunicado -- all serious violations of medical...
India terrorism by the numbers
Terrorists in India have employed a variety of attack types over time: 38.7% of terrorist events were facility attacks, 29.7% percent were bombings
(in which the intent was to destroy a specific facility), and 25.5% were assassinations. The recent events in Mumbai would be classified as a series o...
UK Uneasy Over Involvement of Doctors in Terror Attacks, but Not Panicking Over Non European Medics
... or taking in students from countries under the scanner for terrorist networks.
All eight people arrested in the aftermath of two bungled car bombings
here last week are from the medical profession, a British police official said Tuesday, rattling a national heath service that has long relied on fore...
More Indian Doctors Questioned in Australia as UK Terror Plot Inquiry Widens
...was recruited by Queensland Health from Liverpool, England.
Dr Haneef was detained at the request of British police in connection with the foiled bombings
at Glasgow airport and outside a London nightclub five days ago.
Federal Attorney-General Philip Ruddock said today several items had been taken ...
Character Test for Australian Visa Subjective
Computer records obtained by authorities reveal Haneef's close links to both Kafeel and his brother Sabeel continued right up until the failed bombings
in Glasgow and in London's West End on June 29, it said.
They also garnered evidence that Haneef's attempt two weeks ago to leave Australia fo...
Hundreds of Thousands Attend Madrid Gay Pride Parade
...not the time," he told AFP.
Elsewhere, organisers of London Pride were defiant in the face of increased security following Friday's foiled car bombings
in the British capital, pressing ahead with a march expected to draw up to 500,000 people.
Security cordons forced a slight change in the rout...
International Study Finds Ways to Maximize Effective Responses After Terrorism Incidents
...it was determined that detecting an attack has occurred, such as the Madrid bombings
in 2004, was not difficult but frequently the initial reports to the 9-1-1 ...In considering evacuation, it was important to consider that many terrorist bombings
occur in remote tourist communities in developing countries such as Turkey ...