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Calls for ‘robust action’ over offensive social media posts by prison staff

The Irish Times 26 Feb 2021
“Robust action” must be taken against prison officers who make racist comments online, a penal reform group has said ... The IPS has tried again to get the group removed apparently without success ... Reacted angrily ... Posters also shared racist memes, including an image of an armed Liberian militiaman with the caption “Simon, 23, Balbriggan” ... News Digests ... .
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Prison Service attempts to get staff Facebook group removed over racist posts

The Irish Times 24 Feb 2021
The Irish Prison Service (IPS) is trying to get Facebook to remove an online group for prison officers on the basis that it contains racist and anti-Traveller material ... Old problems resurface Shooting ... Posters also shared racist memes, including an image of an armed Liberian militiaman with the caption “Simon, 23, Balbriggan” ... News Digests ... .
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Pirates kidnap 15 sailors in Gulf of Guinea, 1 sailor killed

Yahoo Daily News 23 Jan 2021
Representative image ... Pirates have attacked Liberian-flagged cargo ship MV Mozart in the Gulf of Guinea and kidnapped 15 ...
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Experts critical of China over its response to Covid outbreak

Irish Independent 20 Jan 2021
The panel led by former Liberian president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and former New Zealand prime minister Helen Clark said there were “lost opportunities” to set up basic public health measures as early as possible ... Read More ... Expand ... Former Liberian president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf. Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images. / ... .
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Senate Confirms Kemayah

All Africa 30 Sep 2020
... diplomatic image if not judicially cleared before his confirmation.
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Man, 45, arrested in south London on suspicion of Liberian war crimes

Metro UK 27 Aug 2020
An alleged war criminal has been arrested in London in connection to offences said to have been committed during the first and second Liberian civil wars ... Up to a quarter of a million people were killed in the Liberian civil wars, while thousands more were mutilated and raped ... Fighting in Monrovia during the first Liberian civil war (Picture.
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What Ebola Taught Susan Rice About the Next Pandemic

Politico 06 Aug 2020
Brendan Smialowski/AFP via Getty Images ... in late September when a Liberian man visiting family in Dallas, Thomas Eric Duncan, fell ill with the disease ... John Moore/Getty Images ... Getty Images ... Getty Images ... The Ebola epidemic has killed more than 1,000 people in four West African countries and has overwhelmed the Liberian health system.
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Steven Mnuchin, Axl Rose engage in bizarre Twitter spat

The Daily Dot 07 May 2020
Just the United States Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin trying to win a Twitter beef with Guns N’ Roses star Axl Rose by mistakenly posting an image of the Liberian flag instead of the United States flag ... Axl Rose when Steven Mnuchin tweeted the Liberian flag instead of the ...
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Axl Rose spars with Steven Mnuchin over coronavirus response on Twitter

The Post-Standard 07 May 2020
Today 7.01 AM. Axl Rose (L), lead singer, and Slash, guitarist of the US rock band Guns N' Roses, perform during a concert at the Friends Arena in Stockholm, Sweden in 2017 ... AFP via Getty Images ... Mnuchin appeared to originally include an image of the Liberian flag, but deleted the tweet and reposted it with the American flag emoji ... Disclaimer ... .
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African countries apply lessons from Ebola to fight coronavirus

Yahoo Daily News 14 Apr 2020
It could be for COVID-19 or something else tomorrow," said Dr ... Image. Red Cross volunteers in Uganda (Sumy Sadurni / AFP - Getty Images) ... Image. COVID-19 prevention in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (Onesphore Nibigira / AFP - Getty Images) ... We are far from preparedness," Deemi Dearzrua, a nurse in Monrovia, the Liberian capital, told NBC News ... .
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It's time for feminist men to start practising what they preach and do 'women's work'

The Independent 02 Mar 2020
AFP via Getty Images ... Getty Images ... The Liberian politician was one of three female recipients of the Nobel Peace Prize in 2011, all of whom received the recognition 'for their non-violent struggle for the safety of women and for women's rights to full participation in peace-building work'. AFP via Getty Images ... AFP via Getty Images ... Getty Images.
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National Library of Israel releases rare photos of Black Hebrew community

The Jerusalem Post 28 Feb 2020
As we mark 50 years since the African Hebrew Israelites of Jerusalem, referred to as the Black Hebrews, first came to Israel, the National Library has released some rare photos taken just a few weeks after they arrived to the country from the Liberian jungle. The images are part ...
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One in six women don’t know where their pelvic floor muscles are, poll claims

The Independent 19 Feb 2020
AFP via Getty Images ... Getty Images ... The Liberian politician was one of three female recipients of the Nobel Peace Prize in 2011, all of whom received the recognition 'for their non-violent struggle for the safety of women and for women's rights to full participation in peace-building work'. AFP via Getty Images ... AFP via Getty Images ... Getty Images.
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