Definition: This entry gives an estimate of the number of adults and children who died of AIDS during a given calendar year.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: HIV/AIDS - deaths map
U.S. reviews bomb videos as part of probe into civilian deaths in Mosul
USA Today - 3/27/2017 4:55:55 PM
The U.S. military has confirmed 220 civilian deaths since the start of the air campaign in 2014, according to military statistics. "There is no military force in the world that has proven more sensitive to civilian casualties,” Defense Secretary Jim ...
Global Death Rate By Country
worldatlas.com - 2/20/2017 11:56:49 PM
Issues related to violence and healthcare have resulted in high crude death rates in parts of Africa and Eastern Europe, affecting countries such as Lesotho and Ukraine in different ways. Tuberculosis has infected one third of the world's population and ...
Amid reports of increased civilian deaths, military says no changes to air rules
Washington Post - 3/27/2017 7:04:46 PM
the frequency of civilian deaths alleged to be linked to U.S. strikes in Iraq and Syria has now outpaced those linked to Russia. The scrutiny has been compounded by a string of high-profile reported U.S. attacks in both countries, including assaults on a ...
Yemen President sentenced to death by rebel-run court for treason
Hindustan Times - 3/26/2017 7:20:16 PM
(AFP) A rebel court in Yemen’s insurgent-held capital Sanaa has sentenced in absentia President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi to death for high treason ... Three million people have been displaced and the country faces a serious threat of famine, it says.
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fkbt.com - 3/28/2017 9:30:55 AM
The Blessed Nephilim wants to exploit it to create a terrifying new world order. Only one faction can win ... Eschewing societal norms, he hitchhikes across the country, tries his hand at mining, works at a circus, and rides a horse hundreds of miles ...
Tributes pour in following Ahmed Kathrada's death
ewn.co.za - 3/28/2017 9:30:55 AM
Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi says Kathrada has inspired the world in his fight for ... Phosa adds his death is a huge loss. “Comrade Kathrada’s departure from our shores is a huge loss to our country and people of all races, who he represented ...
The Healthiest Country In The World Is ...
Denver Channel ABC News - 3/25/2017 9:23:09 PM
... 163 countries across the world and found the country that invented "modern" pizza is actually the healthiest in the world. Scoring was based on a few things: life expectancy, causes of death and common health risks like smoking and high blood pressure.
Crowds attack Africans in India after teen's death
Al JAZEERA - 3/28/2017 9:23:45 AM
The issue was thrown into the spotlight after the stoning to death of a Congolese national in a dispute over an auto-rickshaw last year. After that , African ambassadors in New Delhi threatened to advise students from their countries to avoid universities ...
U.S. reviewing 700 bombing videos from Mosul to determine its role in civilian deaths
TheSacramento Bee - 3/27/2017 4:45:46 AM
Mosul, the Islamic State’s stronghold in northern Iraq, is the country’s second largest city ... “There is no military force in the world that has proven more sensitive to civilian casualties,” Secretary of Defense James Mattis said Monday during ...
This is where air pollution kills the most people
World Economic Forum - 3/16/2017 11:56:59 PM
That’s more than the number of people killed by HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and road ... It is a problem around the world, but some countries are much more affected than others. Premature deaths caused by air pollution have declined in Europe, the United ...
Centuries later, Tuberculosis is still a big issue in Nigeria and the world
venturesafrica.com - 3/24/2017 11:54:39 PM
Global tuberculosis deaths reduced by 20 percent between ... Using that value, every citizen of the country has about 1,688 naira allocation for health for the year. Absurd, right? The World Health Organisation reports that for Nigeria to be seen as ...
What Kills More People Each Year: TB, HIV/AIDS Or Viral Hepatitis?
NPR News - 7/14/2016 1:21:08 AM
tuberculosis or HIV/AIDS. That's just one unexpected finding from the first study to systematically assess the scope of the disease around the world. Also surprising: Deaths from viral hepatitis are evenly distributed between rich and poor countries.
We've known how to stop the 'Deaths of Despair' crisis gripping America's white working class for 120 years
Business Insider - 3/26/2017 2:05:18 PM
Its lessons are an indication that as a country ... But death rates aren't increasing for them. This is where Durkheim comes in. He wrote his work in the midst of another state of upheaval, as industrialization was taking over the world and old economic ...
HIV/AIDS database adds information from more than 100 countries
Los Angeles Times - 9/26/2013 7:28:30 AM
The U.S. Census Bureau announced Monday that it had updated its world HIV/AIDS database to include new data on more than 100 countries ... from 219 countries or regions, and tracks the prevalence of HIV infection, AIDS cases and related deaths.
Does tuberculosis top HIV/AIDS as the deadlier disease?
Politi Fact - 1/11/2017 10:06:46 PM
An imperfect science: The India factor Estimating deaths from TB and HIV/AIDS requires judgment calls ... "In addition," Smith said, " the country has made case notification legally mandatory." In the world of tuberculosis, India is a huge deal.