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Rodney Muhumuza, Associated Press Updated 2:15 am PDT, Tuesday, June 18, 2019 People coming from Congo have their temperature measured to screen for symptoms of Ebola, at the Mpondwe border crossing with Congo, in western Uganda Friday, June 14, 2019. In Uganda, health workers had long prepared in case the Ebola virus got past the screening conducted at border … [Read more...] about Porous border could hinder efforts to stem spread of Ebola
San Antonio officials scrambled this week to find French-speaking volunteers to help with hundreds of Congolese migrants arriving in the Alamo City. “We didn’t get a heads up,” Interim Assistant City Manager Dr. Collen Bridger told KEN 5 after a group of 350 Congolese migrants arrived in the city unexpectedly. “When we called Border Patrol to … [Read more...] about 350 Congolese Migrants Arrive in San Antonio
Terrence McCoy, The Washington Post Published 2:24 pm PDT, Thursday, May 9, 2019 Karl Ammann, 70, has traveled the world, investigating the wildlife trade and trying to expose the traffickers. Karl Ammann, 70, has traveled the world, investigating the wildlife trade and trying to expose the traffickers. … [Read more...] about Wild tigers face extinction; this man pursues those responsible
Sarah Rahal The Detroit News Published 10:35 PM EDT Apr 11, 2019 Warren — Riobert Amani and his wife, Asende Msoshi, knew they had a decision to make when war broke out in Congo in 1996: stay and risk being swept up by warring forces or escape their beloved homeland. Frightened, unprepared and exiled by the government for not joining the rebels … [Read more...] about Michigan becomes haven for Congo refugees