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Nobel winner Mukwege says rape during war ‘weapon of mass destruction’

MONTREAL—Nobel Peace Prize winner Dr. Denis Mukwege said Friday that rape in armed conflict is a “weapon of mass destruction,” the effects of which are felt for generations. In an interview with The Canadian Press during a visit to Montreal, the Congolese obstetrician and gynecologist lamented the fact that the world does not want to…

Psychiatrist on what doctors to consider when advising patients during Ramadan

VANCOUVER—A Canadian psychiatrist is advising doctors to help address the needs of mentally ill Muslim patients whose medication regimen could be affected by fasting during the upcoming religious observance of Ramadan. Dr. Zainab Furqan, a psychiatry resident at the University of Toronto, said about a billion Muslims around the world participate in Ramadan each year…

Fans run onto field, punches and push players during soccer games

LONDON — In a moment of malice, a pitch invader punches a player. In an apparent attempt to join goal celebrations, a fan pushes an opposition player. Two contrasting incidents at soccer games in England on Sunday saw two supporters arrested for leaping out of their seats and attacking players. The first incident happened in…