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International, Politics

Canadian physician Tarek Loubani shot in leg near Gaza border

A Canadian physician says he was shot in the leg by Israeli snipers near the border with the Gaza Strip on Monday despite wearing “clearly identifiable medical garb.” In a blog posted on Monday, Dr. Tarek Loubani, who works at »

Health, International, Society

Canadian Forces personnel deployed to Sierra Leone to battle Ebola

The first Canadian military medical team to join the international efforts against Ebola in West Africa has arrived in Kerry Town, Sierra Leone. The 37 doctors, nurses, paramedics and support staff will be working in a British-run clinic, treating patients from »