Thursday Sep 4
Guyana had world's highest estimated suicide rate in 2012 - PAHO/WHO
PAHO/WHO today reported that more than 800,000 die from suicide every year and it said that Guyana had the world's highest estimated suicide rate in 2012. Guyana's has trended high for suicide on several international surveys and though the government has at various times said the problem was being seriously addressed, it doesn't seem to have had any impact.
Syria warns US: No unilateral strikes on militants
Syria said Monday it was ready to help confront the rising threat from the Islamic State group, but warned the United States against carrying out airstrikes without Damascus' consent, saying any such attack would be considered an aggression.
Iraq: Maliki's forces bar Camp Liberty Iranians from attending burials of relatives
The Iraqi forces of Nouri al-Maliki denied the family members of four Camp Liberty residents the right to attend the burials of four dissidents killed eight months ago.
Ebola centers fill faster than they can be opened
The outbreak sweeping Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone and Nigeria is already the largest and deadliest ever.
Hillary got it right
Leave it to Barack Obama's own former secretary of state to acknowledge the fatal flaw of his foreign policy: a total absence of strategic thinking.