UN Shows Concern Towards the Rise of HIV in Egypt

UN Shows Concern Towards the Rise of HIV in Egypt

By Reem Tolba

  The UN is expressing concern over the spread of HIV in Egypt, where the number of new cases is growing by up to 40% annually. They’ve added that the social stigma of HIV is hindering the national efforts and funding to fight the outbreak.   UNAIDS announced at the Nations AIDS Day conference in […]

Teenager Dies Of Bubonic Plague In Kyrgyzstan

What does this mean? A 15 year old boy, from a village called Ichke-Zhergez in eastern Kyrgyzstan, close to the border with Kazakhstan and the Issyk-Kul lake died of bubonic plague. The little boy passed away last Thursday. Apparently, the last death that occurred because of bubonic plague in Kyrgyzstan was 30 years ago. Bubonic […]