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Nov 4, 2014
Nov 4, 2014

U.S. says to propose U.N. sanctions regime for South Sudan

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – The U.S. delegation to the United Nations informed members of the Security Council on Tuesday that it will circulate a draft resolution establishing an international sanctions regime for conflict-torn South Sudan, a U.S. official said on Tuesday.

“The resolution will establish a mechanism for targeting individuals undermining South Sudan’s political stability and abusing human rights,” the official said on condition of anonymity.

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Nov 3, 2014
Nov 3, 2014

U.S. Liberia lab chief tells hip hop-dancing boys they’re Ebola-free

Nov 2 (Reuters) – For the past five weeks U.S. Navy
Lieutenant Commander Benjamin Espinosa has been testing blood
samples for the deadly Ebola virus at a mobile laboratory
in Liberia.

Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea have been gripped by
the worst outbreak of the hemorrhagic fever on record.
The laboratory in Bong County, about 200 km (120 miles) east of
the capital Monrovia, has cut testing time to five hours from
five days.

Nov 2, 2014
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      "I am a Reuters correspondent at the United Nations in New York. I have also covered general news for Reuters in the United States, Afghanistan, Australia, South East Asia and the Pacific. Before joining Reuters more than a decade ago, I had a two year stint at The Scotsman newspaper in Edinburgh, Scotland and began my career at The Border Mail newspaper in Albury/Wodonga in Australia."
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