WHO: Ebola-Outbreak Emergency of International Concern

 

The World Health Organization declared the Ebola outbreak currently ongoing in the Democratic Republic of Congo a “public health emergency of international concern” on Wednesday, urging more funding to stop the virus but warning against “travel restrictions” to prevent its spread.

Foreign Military Made Incursion into U.S. Territory

 

Mexican military personnel have made an ‘incursion’ into U.S. territory, according to an American border official. 

Multiple members of the Mexican military crossed into the U.S. in the El Paso sector of western Texas at around 6:15 pm ET on Tuesday, said National Border Patrol Council President Brandon Judd on Fox Business Network‘s Lou Dobbs Tonight.

U.S. Sends 2,100 More Troops to Southern Border

 

Less than a month after Congress passed and Trump signed a $4.6 billion emergency spending bill to address the ongoing humanitarian crisis at the border, the Pentagon has authorized the deployment of another 1,100 active-duty troops and 1,000 Texas National Guardsmen – which will increase the number of American military personnel at the southwestern border by 45%.