Disease stalks Yemen as hospitals, clinics devastated by war: WHO

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – More than half of war-battered Yemen’s hospitals and clinics are closed or only partially functioning, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Monday, warning a lack of adequate health services was increasing the risk of disease outbreaks.


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Ebola-hit children in Sierra Leone go hungry amid food shortages: charity

DAKAR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Thousands of Ebola orphans, teenage mothers and children in charge of households in Sierra Leone are struggling to feed themselves and their families amid widespread food shortages in the West African nation, a British charity said on Monday.


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