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Israel approves 2,600 settler homes in E.Jerusalem: NGO

france24.com — AFP Israel is to press ahead with the planned construction of 2,610 settler homes in annexed east Jerusalem, a watchdog said Wednesday, with the move angering Palestinian leaders. The housing units, which have been slated for construction since 2012 in the neighbourhood of Givat Hamatos, were given final approval last week, Peace Now said in a statement.

Exclusive: Liberia’s president rejects new Ebola predictions as ‘wrong’

france24.com — The Liberian leader said that an estimate released by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ( CDC) last week was flat-out wrong. The agency has warned that the number of Ebola cases in Liberia and Sierra Leone could explode to a staggering 1.4 million in January unless efforts are ramped up.
Oct 01, 2014

Liberia's president is taking issue with WHO's analysis and claims the Ebola situation is stabilizing in her country. france24.com/en/20141001-ex…

How to Stop Ebola: Center for Disease Control Confirms First Case of Virus in US

france24.com — Latest update : 2014-10-01 The first case of ebola contracted on US soil is reinforcing calls for urgent, concerted action. Will it be posibile to contain the disease in America? And how is ebola being tackled in West Africa, where doctors and epidemiologists are at odds over the best way to care for the sick whilst protecting the healthy.

IS group ‘executioner’ used to be French pot-smoking clubber

france24.com — Text by NEWS WIRES Latest update : 2014-10-01 The US State Department last week singled him out as one of 10 wanted "foreign terrorist fighters", describing him as "a Syria-based French extremist and ISIL member" -- using an alternative name for IS -- as well as an executioner.
Oct 01, 2014

Alleged IS executioner is French former pot-smoking clubber f24.my/1mR0gjv

Oct 01, 2014

RT @FRANCE24: IS group ‘executioner’ used to be French pot-smoking clubber f24.my/1E0AQ8r pic.twitter.com/gXzE3i8ijd

Oct 01, 2014

RT @evanchill: Stories all starting to sound the same: ISIS "executioner" was a barely employed pothead in France france24.com/en/20141001-fr…

Oct 01, 2014

RT @evanchill: Stories all starting to sound the same: ISIS "executioner" was a barely employed pothead in France france24.com/en/20141001-fr…

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