Catch 22: reducing vaccine prices may cause more death in poor countries

January 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on Catch 22: reducing vaccine prices may cause more death in poor countries 

MOSCOW, Jan. 28 — Campaigners pushing for reduced vaccines prices could deter pharmaceutical companies from developing products that could save lives in poor countries, Microsoft Founder Bill Gates told the Guardian newspaper Tuesday.

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Merkel warns against isolating Muslims in Germany

January 16, 2015 by · Comments Off on Merkel warns against isolating Muslims in Germany 

BELIN, Jan. 15 — Any isolation of Muslims in Germany or unfounded accusations against them are inadmissible, German Chancellor Angela Merkel told the country’s parliament on Thursday.

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Merkel, Hollande, Poroshenko urge speedy meeting of Contact Group

January 15, 2015 by · Comments Off on Merkel, Hollande, Poroshenko urge speedy meeting of Contact Group 

BERLIN, Jan. 15 — German, French and Ukrainian leaders held Wednesday a telephone conversation and confirmed the urgency for the Contact Group to meet on the Ukraine crisis.

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