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Drugmakers to join forces to make millions of Ebola vaccine doses Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014

LONDON (Reuters) - Leading drugmakers plan to work together to accelerate development of an Ebola vaccine and produce millions of doses of the most effective experimental product for use next year.  Full Article

 
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Congo, UN troops fire live rounds amid protest against killings Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 

BENI Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) - Congolese troops and United Nations peacekeepers fired live rounds to disperse hundreds of people protesting outside a U.N. base in the eastern Congolese town of Beni on Wednesday, a Reuters witness said.  Full Article  

Putin urged to act against racism in Russian soccer Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 

LONDON (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin must demand an end to the racism plaguing Russian soccer and the country should stop denying it has a problem, the executive director of Football Against Racism in Europe told Reuters on Wednesday.  Full Article  

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Iraqi Kurds approve sending fighters to aid Syrian town Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 

ARBIL Iraq/MURSITPINAR Turkey (Reuters) - Iraqi Kurdish lawmakers approved a plan on Wednesday to send fighters to the Syrian town of Kobani to relieve fellow Kurds under attack by Islamic State militants, marking the semi-autonomous region's first military foray into Syria's war.  Full Article  |  Video  

 
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