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Timeline: Zika's origin and global spread The following timeline charts the origin and spread of the Zika virus from its discovery nearly 70 years ago: 1947: Scientists researching yellow fever in Uganda's Zika Forest identify the virus in a rhesus monkey 1948: Virus recovered from Aedes africanu
Yahoo! News | Jun 29, 2016 9:16 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Uganda's Prime Minister On Refugees And Ebola South Sudanese refugees queue for water and food at a settlement in Adjumani District, Uganda, on June 4, 2016.The influx of South Sudanese refugees continues, due to economic and social insecurity. CHARLES LOMODONG/AFP/Getty Images Anders: Turkish Presid | Jun 28, 2016 11:44 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Uganda's Prime Minister on China, Uber, and Matatus Read full story for latest details. | Jun 28, 2016 11:14 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Uganda's Prime Minister On Investment, Oil, Russia, and Solar Anders: Your Excellency, thank you so much for joining me forthis interview. It is a real honor. I see from your past work, including as a physician, that you have contributed greatly to your country’s well-being. | Jun 28, 2016 09:19 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Seven days of terror Forty years ago Sara Guter Davidson was one of the hostages taken to Entebbe Airport in Uganda by hijackers, and rescued in an audacious operation by the Israeli military.
BBC News | Jun 27, 2016 10:48 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Bullet scars as Uganda remembers Israel's Entebbe raid Skimming above the choppy waves through the dark the four planes swooped in low over Lake Victoria, packed with over 200 elite Israeli commandos on a daring raid to free hijacked hostages. Landing soon after midnight at Uganda's Entebbe airport on Ju
Yahoo! News | Jun 26, 2016 04:58 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
More Than 45,000 Kids and Adults from the U.S. to Uganda to the UK, Join Forces for the World's Largest Swimming Lesson to Raise Awareness About the V OVERLAND PARK, Kan., June 24, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --On June 24th, an unusual global team made up primarily of children, worked together with Olympic Gold Medalists Rowdy Gaines and Janet Evans, to send a life saving message on six continent
PR Newswire | Jun 25, 2016 01:03 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Uganda plans to withdraw troops from Somalia by end of 2017 Uganda plans to withdraw troops from Somalia by end of 2017; frustration with EU, US support | Jun 24, 2016 2:06 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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World Bank: Uganda could get rich on oil Daniel J. GraeberKAMPALA, Uganda, June 24 (UPI) -- Uganda could dramatically overhaul its economy with the right management policies in place by the time oil starts flowing in 2018, the World Bank said.
United Press International | Jun 24, 2016 09:57 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Uganda's Troops to Leave Somalia by End of 2017 Uganda said Thursday that it plans to withdraw its troops from Somalia by December 2017, another signal that it is scaling back regional military interventions. President Yoweri Museveni has intervened in several hot spots, deploying troops to help quell
Voice of America | Jun 23, 2016 11:47 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend