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  1. Zika prompts urgent abortion debates in Latin AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Toronto Star

    In an effort to fight the spread of Zika, pregnant women at the Women National Hospital in San Salvador, El Salvador, are covered with mosquito nets. El Salvador is one of the few countries where abortion is completely banned.

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  2. The White House wants to spend $1.8 billion to fight the untreatable...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... to combat the Aedes Aegypti mosquitoes that transmit the Zika virus, at the San Judas Community in San Salvador, El Salvador, Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016. Vaccines aren't the only way to stop Zika. One of the best ways to keep the virus at bay is by ...

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  3. Will arrests bring 'real progress' in fight against impunity in El Salvador?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Los Angeles Times

    The wheels of justice have turned slowly since the execution-style killings of six Jesuit priests by El Salvador's armed forces in 1989, an event that shocked the world, brought sharp cuts in U.S. military aid to the strife-torn nation and indirectly facilitated the peace agreement the martyrs had sought. El Salvador had been in the midst of a civil war that pitted leftist guerrillas against the U.S.-backed, right-wing government, which had gained infamy for its use of death squads and torture.

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  4. Arrests in 1989 El Salvador priest massacre elicit shock, happiness - and a hope for justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Los Angeles Times

    A police car patrols near the house of a former military officer in San Salvador, El Salvador. El Salvador's national police force, he read, had finally arrested four of the men linked to the 1989 execution of six Jesuit priests, a housekeeper and her teenage daughter on a university campus in San Salvador.

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  5. How the Zika outbreak is like the AIDS crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | CNN

    ... Recife on January 27. A patient suffering from Guillain-Barre syndrome recovers at a hospital in San Salvador, El Salvador, on January 27. Researchers are looking into a possible link between Zika and Guillain-Barre, a rare disorder that causes the ...

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  6. More than 3,100 pregnant women in Colombia have Zika virus - governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Reuters

    Pregnant women are covered with mosquito nets at the Women National Hospital in an effort to prevent being bitten by mosquitoes that might carry Zika, Dengue and Chikungunya viruses, in San Salvador, El Salvador February 5, 2016. Colombian women listen as a health worker distributes information how to prevent the spread of the Zika virus, at the transport terminal in Bogota, Colombia January 31, 2016.

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  7. El Salvador arrests 4 ex-soldiers in massacre of JesuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Washington Post

    ... 1989 murder of the priests. Five of the priests were Spanish. (John Hopper, File/Associated Press) SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador - Salvadoran police have arrested four former soldiers wanted in Spain for the 1989 murder of six Jesuit priests during the ...

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  8. El Salvador detains ex-soldiers for 1989 Jesuit priest killingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Channelnewsasia.com

    SAN SALVADOR: El Salvador said on Saturday it had detained four former soldiers accused of killing six Jesuit priests during the country's civil war, and would keep searching for 12 other suspects who remain at large. In January, the government said it would help arrest former soldiers linked to the 1989 killings after a Spanish judge sent a new petition for the soldiers' arrest to the international police agency Interpol.

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  9. Five things you need to know about ZikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | CNN

    ... Recife on January 27. A patient suffering from Guillain-Barre syndrome recovers at a hospital in San Salvador, El Salvador, on January 27. Researchers are looking into a possible link between Zika and Guillain-Barre, a rare disorder that causes the ...

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  10. Why you shouldn't panic over ZikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | CNN

    ... Recife on January 27. A patient suffering from Guillain-Barre syndrome recovers at a hospital in San Salvador, El Salvador, on January 27. Researchers are looking into a possible link between Zika and Guillain-Barre, a rare disorder that causes the ...

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  11. After Hiding in US, Salvadoran Officer to Be Extradited for Alleged MassacreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | KWLM-AM Willmar

    A former military official from El Salvador accused of involvement in the "terrorist murders" of six Jesuit priests and two others will be sent from the United States to Spain to stand trial for his alleged war crimes, after a historic ruling Friday by a federal judge in North Carolina. As the former El Salvadoran Vice Minister of Public Security, in 1989 Col.

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  12. As the Zika crisis grows, scientists are scrambling to understand how the virus spreadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Toronto Star

    Mosquito nets protect pregnant women at a hospital in San Salvador, El Salvador, Friday. Even with mounting evidence of other modes of transmission, scientists still say the Aedes aegypti mosquito is likely the main culprit behind the spread of Zika.

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  13. Brazilian lab detects Zika virus in saliva, urineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | CNN

    ... Recife on January 27. A patient suffering from Guillain-Barre syndrome recovers at a hospital in San Salvador, El Salvador, on January 27. Researchers are looking into a possible link between Zika and Guillain-Barre, a rare disorder that causes the ...

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  14. WHO sounds Zika blood warning as Europe sees first pregnancy caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | New Vision

    ... in serious birth defects an international emergency and launched a global Zika response unit. Colombia, Ecuador, El Salvador, Jamaica and the US territory of Puerto Rico have all warned women not to get pregnant. The WHO warning on blood donations ...

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  15. Zika Virus Dubbed Inconsequential Except for Link to MicrocephalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Voice of America

    ... fish in a water tank at a local school for a mosquito control project at San Diego village in La Libertad, El Salvador, Feb. 1, 2016. There have been cases in the U.S., and health experts, including Fauci, expect to see small outbreaks of Zika in ...

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  16. El Salvador Brings Mosquito-Eating Fish to Fight VirusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Breitbart.com

    In an op-ed, El Salvador Vice Minister of Health Eduardo Espinoza stated the government uses mosquito-eating fish to fight against the Zika virus. The Salvadoran government has put in place measures for vector control, including water treatment, the use of window screens, and fogging and area sprays.

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  17. Zika virus: Is DDT an option?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | CNN

    ... Recife on January 27. A patient suffering from Guillain-Barre syndrome recovers at a hospital in San Salvador, El Salvador, on January 27. Researchers are looking into a possible link between Zika and Guillain-Barre, a rare disorder that causes the ...

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  18. Opinion: Zika virus's other looming threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | CNN

    ... Recife on January 27. A patient suffering from Guillain-Barre syndrome recovers at a hospital in San Salvador, El Salvador, on January 27. Researchers are looking into a possible link between Zika and Guillain-Barre, a rare disorder that causes the ...

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  19. Gerardo CierraRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Voices

    - Over 15 years of experience as professional voice over artist (San Salvador, El Salvador) - 4 years of experience dubbing documentaries, TV shows and movies (San Salvador, El Salvador) - 2 years of experience as a Production Director in 92.5 Maxima ...

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  20. Microcephaly's Connection With Zika: Guilty Until Proven InnocentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Voice of America

    ... fishes in a water tank at a local school for a mosquito control project at San Diego village in La Libertad, El Salvador, Feb. 1, 2016. Pregnant women in South and Central America and the Caribbean, and those who may become pregnant, are told to ...

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