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Militarizing The Ebola Crisis – OpEd

By Joeva Rock Six months into West Africa’s Ebola crisis, the international community is finally heading calls for substantial intervention in the region. On September 16, President Obama announced a multimillion-dollar U.S. response to the spreading contagion. The crisis, which began in March 2014, has killed over 2,600 people, an alarming figure that experts say […]


Second Spanish Missionary Dies From Ebola: Reports

A Spanish priest who became infected with the Ebola virus while serving at a Sierra Leone hospital died Thursday in a Madrid hospital, Spanish media said citing medical sources. Brother Manuel García Viejo, 69, has been earlier flown to Madrid’s Carlos III hospital while suffering advance stages of the deadly disease. This marks the second […]