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US Has Killed More Than 20 Million People in 37 “Victim Nations” Since World War II

GlobalResearch 28 Feb 2021
In the latter wars there were between nine and 14 million deaths in Afghanistan, Angola, Democratic Republic of the Congo, East Timor, Guatemala, Indonesia, Pakistan and Sudan ... Democratic Republic of Congo (formerly Zaire) ... Anup Shaw The Democratic Republic of Congo, 10/31/2003)http.//

White House orders enhanced airport screenings for Ebola 'out of an abundance of caution' for ...

The Daily Mail 27 Feb 2021
The Centers for Disease Control said that beginning next week, travelers from the Democratic Republic of Congo and Guinea will be funneled to six U.S ... who were in DRC or Guinea within the previous 21 days. It comes after at least five people died in the latest outbreak in Guinea and four in DRC.

FROM THE FIELD: Humanitarian crises of concern in 2021

Beijing News 27 Feb 2021
Insecurity in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has been exacerbated by the pandemic, which has compounded the country's economic decline, and DRC now has the world's second highest number of people who are classified as severely food insecure, ...

US CDC says risk of Ebola to the United States is extremely low

Hindustan Times 27 Feb 2021
The US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention said it was closely following outbreaks of Ebola in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Guinea, and said the risk of Ebola to the United States was extremely low ... The CDC said on Friday that beginning next week, travellers from DRC and Guinea will be funnelled to six U.S.

Democratic Republic of Congo Price Bulletin, February 2021

Reliefweb 27 Feb 2021
Maize and cassava are the main staple foods consumed by households in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), and is usually prepared in a dough-like consistency called fufu ... Maize, cassava, rice and beans are sold year round in key reference markets in Eastern DRC.

Egypt backs Sudanese proposal to mediate GERD negotiations

Arab News 26 Feb 2021
... proposal to form an international quartet committee to mediate stalled negotiations on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), made at a meeting of interested parties with the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s (DRC) African Union (AU) presidency coordinator, Alphonse Ntumba.

US VP Harris, Congo Leader Agree to Boost Fight Against Disease Outbreaks - White House

Urdu Point 26 Feb 2021
WASHINGTON (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 27th February, 2021) US Vice President Kamala Harris and President Felix Tshisekedi of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) agreed in a telephone conversation to boost bilateral cooperation in expanding health ...

Central African Republic Regional Emergency Appeal (February 2021)

Reliefweb 26 Feb 2021
DRC ... Congo ... As of February 2021, more than 100,000 people are estimated to have been internally displaced within CAR, while more than 111,000 refugees from CAR have been recorded in Cameroon, Chad, the Democratic Republic of the Congo and the Republic of the Congo ... of the Congo.

Exposing a Congolese bank’s dirty secrets

Mail Guardian South Africa 26 Feb 2021
He too sought safety outside the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), and has subsequently become a prominent anti-corruption crusader ... They miss the DRC every day ... “Acts like theirs are a hope for the DRC and for our continent.” Visit our hub for all our essential coronavirus coverage.

Italy holds state funeral for ambassador, bodyguard killed in DRC

Al Jazeera 25 Feb 2021
Italy has held a state funeral for its ambassador to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and his bodyguard killed in an ambush that a cardinal said should prompt everyone to “hear the cry” of a people devastated by violence ... Mustapha Milambo, a WFP driver who was also killed in the attack, was buried in the DRC on Wednesday.

Violence is endemic in eastern Congo: what drives it

Beijing News 25 Feb 2021
On February 23, the Italian ambassador to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Luca Attanasio, his bodyguard Vittorio Iacovacci and their driver Mustapha Milambo were killed in eastern Congo. They were part of a convoy that travelled from the World Food Programme's compound in Goma, eastern Congo.

DRC require notification before foreign diplomats travel

Beijing News 25 Feb 2021
Kinshasa [Congo], February 25 (ANI/Xinhua). The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) now requires accredited diplomats to notify the relevant authorities in advance before travelling through the country's provinces ... the life of the ambassador of a country friendly to the DRC".