|Leishmaniasis strain in Iraq outbreak identified|
Added: 15.06.2018 2:18 | 1 views | 0 comments
In the hot, dry border region between northern and central Iraq, Leishmania parasite infections are so common that they've been dubbed 'Baghdad sores.' Now, for the first time, researchers have studied the prevalence of different Leishmania species and strains in the region. Most cases of leishmaniasis in Iraq match an Iranian strain.
|Blaze at Baghdad Warehouse Threatens Possible Election Recount|
Added: 11.06.2018 3:18 | 5 views | 0 comments
A fire broke out Sunday in a Baghdad warehouse storing ballot boxes and voting equipment, in what some lawmakers said was an intentional attempt to thwart a manual recount of Iraq’s election results.