Congo leader calls unrest in northeast 'attempted genocide'

World Jul 3, 2019

Congo leader calls unrest in northeast 'attempted genocide'

DR Congo President Felix Tshisekedi described bloodshed in a volatile northeastern province as an "attempted genocide" Tuesday, after a wave of violence that has killed scores of civilians and forced tens of thousands from their homes in less than a month. Tshisekedi has ordered the ...

Half of Ebola outbreaks go undetected, study indicates

World / Science & Health Jun 14, 2019

Half of Ebola outbreaks go undetected, study indicates

Half of all outbreaks of the deadly Ebola virus never get detected, researchers said Thursday, as Uganda confirmed a second death from the disease that has claimed hundreds of lives in neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo. Ebola, which spreads among humans through contact with bodily ...