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Oct 26, 2018
India urges United Nations to impose sanctions on militant organisations carrying out sexual violenceLarge scale movements of refugees emanating from armed conflicts increase vulnerability of women to discrimination and exploitation, Paulomi Tripathi said.
Sep 12, 2018
George Weah, Liberia president and former world footballer of 1995, makes surprise return to national team at 51Liberia president and former world footballer of the year George Weah made a surprise return to international football Tuesday at the age of 51 in a 2-1 friendly defeat by Nigeria.
Jun 22, 2018
Doctors Without Borders workers accused of 'prostitutes in exchange for medicines in Africa' remarksMédecins Sans Frontières or Doctors Without Borders workers are accused of asking for sexual favours from prostitutes in Africa, in exchange for medicines
Dec 30, 2017
George Weah: from football icon to Liberia presidentWeah easily beat Vice-President Joseph Boakai in Tuesday's presidential run-off, the culmination of 12 years spent building political credibility to match his huge popularity.
Nov 04, 2017
Red Cross investigation reveals $6 mn meant to fight Ebola outbreak stolen through fraudThe revelations follow an internal investigation of how the organization handled more than $124 million during the 2014-2016 Ebola epidemic that killed more than 11,000 people
Jul 01, 2017
Democratic Republic of Congo declares Ebola outbreak is over after 42 daysDemocratic Republic of Congo declared its two-month Ebola outbreak officially over on Saturday after 42 days without recording a new case of the disease.
Jun 05, 2017
At Liberia summit, West African leaders warn Benjamin Netanyahu of threats to stability in region, hailed peacekeeping effortsIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday joined West African leaders at a summit in Liberia, where they hailed peacekeeping efforts in the region but warned about threats to stability.
Jun 30, 2016
Thirteen years after Liberia's civil war ended, UN security handover evokes pride and fearAs Liberia's security forces take over Thursday from UN peacekeepers for the first time since civil war ended 13 years ago, national pride is mixed with fears the underfunded police are not up to the task.
Jun 09, 2016
Liberia now an Ebola-free nation, confirm health ministry officialsLiberia's health ministry said on Thursday the country was free of Ebola, meaning there are now no known cases of the deadly tropical virus left in west Africa.
Jun 08, 2016
Ebola 2.0: Sexual transmission of deadly virus may reignite global outbreakSexual transmission of the Ebola virus may have a major impact on the dynamics of the deadly disease, potentially reigniting an outbreak.