Category Archives: Medical

Ethiopia’s Chief of Staff, 3 Others Killed in Amhara Coup Attempt

ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA - Ethiopia's chief of staff and at least three other senior officials were killed during a coup attempt by an army general in the northern state of Amhara, state television said Sunday.Amhara's state president Ambachew Mekonnen

Polls Close in Mauritania Election

NOUAKCHOTT - Mauritanian voters went to the polls Saturday in the country's first election without an incumbent presidential candidate since the 2008 coup.Polling stations closed at 7 p.m. across the Sahara Desert nation, and preliminary results are ex...

European Council includes reference to “targeted measures” in its conclusions on Turkey

The final text regarding Turkish violations adopted on Thursday by the European Council includes stronger wording than the draft, containing now a phrase on "targeted measures", which diplomatic sources describe as "measures against persons."According ...

EU28 warn Turkey with “targeted measures” in official conclusion text adopted in Brussels

The 28 EU governments warn Turkey with "targeted meausures" for its illegal drilling activities in the Eastern Mediterranean, according to the final conclusions adopted this evening by the European Council in Brussels.More specifically, "the European C...

SOCIETY: Cyprus has fourth worse road death rate in Europe

Cyprus ranks a shameful fourth from bottom in Europe for fatal urban road accidents while 31% of all deaths are bike riders, an ETSC (European Transport Safety Council) report reveals.According to the report, urban mortality is the highest in Romania

CRIME: Cyprus finds remains of seventh serial killer victim

Cypriot authorities on Wednesday recovered what they believe are the remains of a six-year-old Filipina child at the bottom of a lake, the seventh and last victim of a suspected serial killer, police said.A 35-year-old Greek Cypriot army officer is