Second case of Ebola, confirmed in the Democratic Republic of Congo

A second case of Ebola has been confirmed in the Democratic Republic of Congo, following an outbreak of 17 further suspected cases. Health workers are trying to trace 125 people thought to be linked to the cases in the country’s remote northeastern province of Bas-Uele, near the border with the Central African Republic. The disease… Continue reading Second case of Ebola, confirmed in the Democratic Republic of Congo

North Korea warns their newly tested missile can hit US targets with a large nuclear warhead

North Korea said Sunday’s test-fire of a ground-to-ground ballistic missile proved the missile is capable of carrying a large nuclear warhead, state news agency KCNA said in a report Monday. The country’s leader, Kim Jong Un, supervised the launch of the Hwasong-12 missile that reached an altitude of 2,111.5 kilometers (1,312 miles) and flew 787… Continue reading North Korea warns their newly tested missile can hit US targets with a large nuclear warhead