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April 13th, 2014 posted by Paul Rega, MD, FACEP April 13, 2014 @ 11:01 am

Across Iraq: 36 people are killed and 28 wounded in separate violent attacks this Sunday

http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/world/2014-04/13/c_133259239.htm



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March 24th, 2014 posted by Paul Rega, MD, FACEP March 24, 2014 @ 3:46 am

CNN: An Egyptian court sentenced to death 529 supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood on charges connected to violent riots in August, including murdering a cop

Civil Unrest, Conflict

http://www.cnn.com/2014/03/24/world/africa/egypt-muslim-brotherhood-sentences/index.html?hpt=hp_t2



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March 19th, 2014 posted by Paul Rega, MD, FACEP March 19, 2014 @ 3:40 am

CNN: Hundreds of pro-Russian supporters break through perimeter at Ukraine naval HQ in Sevastapol

Civil Unrest

Log on to: http://edition.cnn.com for the latest news



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March 16th, 2014 posted by Paul Rega, MD, FACEP March 16, 2014 @ 5:32 am

Gunmen killed > 100 in an attack on three villages in central Nigeria

Civil Unrest, Conflict

http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/03/16/us-nigeria-violence-idUSBREA2F07M20140316

Herdsmen kill 100 in attacks on Nigerian villages

By Isaac Abrak, Reuters

KADUNA, Nigeria          Sun Mar 16, 2014 6:23am EDT

“……Human Rights Watch in December said sectarian clashes in the nation’s religiously mixed central region had killed 3,000 people since 2010……”

 



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March 16th, 2014 posted by Paul Rega, MD, FACEP @ 5:27 am

A Syrian Sidebar: Malnutrition amongst the children

Children, Civil Unrest

Malnutrition grips Syrian kids

(AP) / 16 March 2014 Khaleej Times

“……stark starvation was once rare in Syria, where President Bashar Assad’s autocratic state ran a health system that provided nearly free care.

That system, along with most other state institutions, has been shattered in many parts of the country where the fighting between Assad’s forces and the rebels trying to overthrow him is raging hardest. The war has killed n 146,000 people and has driven nearly a third of the population of 23 million from their homes — including 4.2 million who remain inside Syria and 2.5 million who have fled into neighboring countries. Nearly half those displaced by the war are children.

Now aid workers believe starvation cases are increasing in besieged areas of Syria and malnutrition is spreading among the poorest Syrian refugees……”



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March 3rd, 2014 posted by Paul Rega, MD, FACEP March 3, 2014 @ 12:58 am

At least 11 people have died in an attack on a district court in Islamabad, Pakistan

Civil Unrest

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-26412921

“……Police said at least 30 people were wounded……”



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March 1st, 2014 posted by Paul Rega, MD, FACEP March 1, 2014 @ 4:46 am

“Anti-government protesters continued to clash with Venezuela’s security forces overnight, as violent street demonstrations dragged into the third day of a national holiday.”

Civil Unrest

VOA:  http://www.voanews.com/content/venezuela-protests-continue-national-guardsman-killed/1861924.html



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February 28th, 2014 posted by Paul Rega, MD, FACEP February 28, 2014 @ 5:17 am

Crimean Crisis: Are the Russians at it again?

Civil Unrest

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-26380336

BBC

Key Points

 



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February 28th, 2014 posted by Paul Rega, MD, FACEP @ 3:55 am

CNN: Ukraine minister says Russian forces staged “armed invasion” in Crimea, claims they blocked airbase, entered airport.

Civil Unrest

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