The lack of clean water after the storm led many people to drink from mountain springs and wells — one result of which was a spike in cases of leptospirosis on the island. The government’s death toll included at least three people who died from the water-borne disease. … [Read more...] about A New Study Says Nearly 6,000 Died In Puerto Rico After Hurricane Maria. The Government Still Says 64 People Died.
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FILE PHOTO: Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez speaks during a joint message with U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) acting Secretary Chad Wolf (not pictured), at the Presidential House in Tegucigalpa, Honduras January 9, 2020. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera/File Photo … [Read more...] about Honduras vows to fight corruption after ending anti-graft body’s mandate
He added: 'For the Syrian Democratic Forces this is a deal with the devil. Assad would kill his people just to stay president.' The latest fighting in Syria began last Wednesday when Mr Erdogan launched Operation Peace Spring. He considers the US-backed SDF to be a terrorist group that supports separatists in Turkey. … [Read more...] about Trump demands immediate Syria CEASEFIRE from Turkey after threatening sanctions on Erdogan who is holding 50 U.S. nuclear bombs hostage – and says Kurds are Assad’s problem so anyone including ‘Napoleon’ is welcome to protect them
When the Saudi consulate in Los Angeles prepared to post bail, Overstreet said that he went to court “in a frenzy” and got a judge to place conditions on Noorah’s release. He said that as a result, Noorah, who was initially accused of first-degree manslaughter, felony hit-and-run and reckless driving, had to give up his passport, wear the monitor and refrain from driving during the nine months of house arrest. … [Read more...] about FBI: Saudi Arabia ‘almost certainly’ helps citizens charged with crimes flee the U.S.