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Schneider, Aderholt Lead Bipartisan Call For Deployment of U.S. Hospital Ships to Waters Off Gaza to Provide Emergency Medical Care (Bradley Schneider)

Public Technologies 01 Dec 2023
WASHINGTON- Today, Congressmen Brad Schneider (IL-10) and Robert Aderholt (AL-04) led a letter with 55 Members of Congress asking Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin to deploy "hospital ships USNS Mercy and USNS Comfort, or other medical-capable ships, to the waters off Gaza to help provide civilians access to emergency medical care.".

Italy, UAE mull setting up field hospital in Gaza

Middle East Online 30 Nov 2023
As part of a drive to help civilians wounded by the Israel-Hamas war, Italy has already shipped humanitarian materials to the region aboard two planes and a navy hospital ship is expected to dock in the Egyptian port of Al Arish on December 3.

Peruvian wolf spider laid EGGS in my toe on my wedding anniversary cruise: Brit reveals ...

The Daily Mail 30 Nov 2023
Colin Blake, from Cramlington, Northumberland, revealed that pus oozed from his purple foot in a hospital in France before one spider tried to eat its way out ... Terrified, he rushed to the ship's doctor and found that a Peruvian wolf spider had bitten him and laid eggs in his toe ... Colin's toe as he lies in hospital in France.

Kuwait Relief Society to launch "Gaza Ship" Campaign Fri.

Kuna 30 Nov 2023
... to hospitals, schools and shelter centers. The "Gaza Ship" will depart from Turkish ports towards the Egyptian port of Al-Arish before mid-December and aims to fill the severe shortage in medical and food supplies and shelter, Al-Thuwaini added.

A national milk-carton shortage sours America’s dairy industry

Economist 30 Nov 2023
“THEY KEPT saying, ‘oh, it’s going to be coming’,” remembers Scott Stoner of Cream-O-Land, a dairy supplier. It was early September, just as many schools in America’s north-east were reopening after the summer break ... Milk itself is not lacking. The problem is with the size of cartons used by care homes, hospitals, prisons, cruise ships and schools ... .

Digital awareness, collective efforts from stakeholders key to tackling cybercrimes, says ITC Ltd’s Anil Rajput

Financial Express 30 Nov 2023
The Petya/NotPetya ransomware attacks of 2017 impacted several Indian organizations causing disruptions in shipping, logistics and manufacturing sectors. Recently, India’s premier and most reputed hospital AIIMS was rocked by two cyber-attacks (Malware attacks) in November, 2022 ...
photo: AP / Hatem Ali
Palestinians walk by destroyed buildings in Rafah, Gaza Strip, Thursday, Nov. 30, 2023, during a temporary ceasefire between Israel and Hamas.

UN chief calls for ‘true humanitarian ceasefire’ in war-ravaged Gaza

Urdu Point 30 Nov 2023
The people of Gaza, traumatized by the deadly Israeli air and ground strikes, are “in the midst of an epic humanitarian catastrophe before the eyes of the world,” UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has said ... For its part, France has begun treating wounded Palestinians on its hospital ship and has sent tonnes of aid to Gaza, he told ministers ... ....

Laing O’Rourke racks up worst loss in firm’s history as business nosedives £288m into red

Building 30 Nov 2023
Problem jobs in London and Australia behind record-breaking deficit  ... But there was a crumb of comfort for the firm’s Europe business with the news that its scheme to build a PFI hospital in Canada – the job behind much of the £246m loss in 2016 – had not shipped any more money with cumulative losses on this job staying at just over £219m ... .

Teen Passenger Dies After Falling Overboard on Cruise Ship ‘Allure of the Seas’ Sailing Out ...

Space Coast Daily 29 Nov 2023
A passenger was gravely injured aboard Royal Caribbean’s Allure of the Seas cruise ship – and later died at the hospital, according to the cruise line and ...

Teen dies after falling from balcony on Royal Caribbean cruise

New York Post 29 Nov 2023
Coast Guard searching for man who took 30-foot plunge off cruise ship near Puerto Rico Bahamas tour boat sinks, leaving 1 dead as passenger records terrifying ordeal Coast Guard searches Gulf of Mexico for Louisiana man reported missing from cruise ship. A teenager died Saturday after reportedly falling from a Royal Caribbean ship’s balcony.

Turkish military plane with 8 tons of medical aid for Gazans lands in Egypt

Anadolu Agency 29 Nov 2023
Türkiye has so far dispatched 11 planes, carrying 700 tons of humanitarian aid and medical supplies, a ship, eight field hospitals, and 20 ambulances to El Arish Airport for Gaza with help from Egypt ... for the field hospital's services.

Turkish plane carrying medical aid for Gazans lands in Egypt

Xinhua 29 Nov 2023
Türkiye has so far dispatched 11 planes, carrying 700 tons of humanitarian aid and medical supplies, and one ship, carrying field hospital equipment and 20 ambulances for Gaza in coordination with Egyptian authorities, according to the news agency.

Turkish military plane with 8 tons of medical aid for Gazans departs

Anadolu Agency 29 Nov 2023
Türkiye has so far dispatched 11 planes, carrying 700 tons of humanitarian aid and medical supplies, a ship, eight field hospitals, and 20 ...

'The Horror! the Horror!', Revisited in Palestine, by Pepe Escobar

The Unz Review 29 Nov 2023
Helplessly watching the wanton killing of women and children, the carpet bombing of hospitals, schools and mosques, it’s as if we are all passengers in a drunken ship plunging into a whirlpool, admiring the powerful majesty of the whole scenery.

Israel-Hamas war Day 54: 12 hostages released, 30 Palestinians freed on 5th day of ceasefire deal

Live Mint 29 Nov 2023
Turkey dispatched a ship carrying medical equipment and supplies, including ambulances and eight field hospitals, to Egypt earlier this month.For the first time since the cease-fire began last Friday, Israel and Hamas have traded accusations of a serious violation.

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