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China continues to kill detainees for organ harvesting

International | High-level U.K. tribunal offers its sobering conclusion in a new report
by Mindy Belz
Posted 6/17/19, 04:22 pm

CHINA: An independent tribunal in London released its final report Monday morning, concluding that the Chinese government continues to kill detainees in China for organ transplants and targets religious minorities.

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Ebola crosses border

International | The deadly virus spread earlier this week from Congo into Uganda
by Mindy Belz
Posted 6/13/19, 01:18 pm

UGANDA: Health experts will meet Friday to assess whether to declare the Ebola outbreak in Central Africa a global health crisis. The deadly Ebola virus has killed 1,400 people in the Democratic Republic of Congo, and this week Uganda reported its first cases, a boy and his grandmother from a Congolese family who crossed into western Uganda on Sunday.

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Autocrats line up to support Sudanese military

International | Regional Arab powers are fighting against democracy
by Onize Ohikere
Posted 6/11/19, 02:35 pm

While the Sudanese military continues to grapple for power by violently cracking down on protesters, some regional Arab powers are working to prop up authoritarian rule in the country and quash a possible repeat of the Arab Spring uprising that began in January 2011.

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