Ebola vaccine trials very successful

World Health Organization pleased with vaccine trials The World Health Organization said Friday that the Ebola vaccine has been 100% effective in trials conducted in Guniea. British medical journal Lanclet published preliminary results and analysis. Norway’s Foreign Minister called the vaccine the “silver bullet” against Ebola. The Ebola outbreak swept through West Africa killing more than 11,000 in Liberia, Guniea and Sierre Leone. Ebola is … Continue reading Ebola vaccine trials very successful

ISIS beheads 21 Coptic Christians in Libya

Terrorists referred to as ISIS or ISL released a video on Sunday showing the militants beheading 21 Egyptian Christians kidnapped in Libya. The captured Egyptians were shown dressed in the standard orange jump suits and being forced down on the ground and then later beheaded. Captions in the video identify the location as Wilayat Tarabulus by the Mediterranean Sea, which according to American intelligence officials … Continue reading ISIS beheads 21 Coptic Christians in Libya

Key Al-Shabaab leader captured by Somali forces

Local government forces on Saturday in Somalia captured top commander of the militant group Al-Shabaab. Al-Shabaab intelligence chief, Zakariya Ismail Ahmed Hersi was captured in a house in an area near El Wak. Hersi was a close associate of the extremist group’s leader Ahmed Abdi Godane, who was later killed in a U.S. airstrike near Barawe in September. Hersi had a $3 million bounty on … Continue reading Key Al-Shabaab leader captured by Somali forces

Air Algerie flight crashes en route to Algiers

Another airplane disaster rocks the world An Air Algerie flight carrying 116 people from Burkina Faso to Algeria’s capital disappeared from radar early Thursday, according to the the plane’s owner. Air navigation services lost track of the Swiftair MD-83 roughly 50 minutes after takeoff from Ougadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso, at 9:55 p.m. ET Wednesday, the official Algerian news agency said. That means that … Continue reading Air Algerie flight crashes en route to Algiers