#AceWorldNews – CHINA (Guandong) – October 22 – Health officials in South China’s Guangdong Province has ruled out possible Ebola cases as 43 people suspected of infection tested negative for the virus, Xinhua reported.
A total of 8,672 people from Ebola-ridden areas entered the province since August 23 and so far, 5,437 people have been discharged from medical observation.
Authorities have tightened examination as China’s largest trade fair Canton Fair opened its 116th session in Guangdong on Wednesday, drawing an influx of foreign visitors.
No Ebola cases have been reported in China so far.
#AceWorldNews – YEMEN (Sanna) – October 21 – Al-Qaeda militants have captured a town south of Yemen’s capital Sanaa as government troops fought fierce battles elsewhere against Houthis Shiite rebels, security officials said.
Sunni militants on Monday seized al-Adeen town 200km south of Sanaa in Ibb province, AP reported, citing officials.
Militants linked to Al-Qaeda last week stormed the local security headquarters in al-Adeen and held it for hours before fleeing to the mountains.
Source: Associated Press