Compared to other diseases, Ebola is not especially contagious – but has a far higher fatality rate and no proven cure.
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Separatist movements in Spain, Belgium and Italy may face headwinds following Scotland’s decision to stay in the UK.
Almost 250 million voters in the world’s third largest democracy have a chance to make history on Wednesday.
Record numbers of migrants have made harrowing sea journeys to Italy and Greece this year.
The USSR has been dead for two decades, but conflicts stemming from its ethnic patchwork live on today.
More than one-quarter of Gaza’s population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Since 2009, Gaza conflicts have spurred eight Latin American countries to cut or downgrade diplomatic ties with Israel.
Jakarta Governor Joko “Jokowi” Widodo says he has won but camp of ex-general Prabowo Subianto refuse to concede.
Jakarta governor Joko Widodo and former general Prabowo Subianto are locked in a close, polarising presidential race.
Indonesia’s presidential race between Prabowo Subianto and Joko ‘Jokowi’ Widodo has been coloured by religion.