““Where, O death, is your victory? Where, O death, is your sting?” The sting of death is sin, and the power of sin is the law. But thanks be to God! He gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.”
Some US residents returning from Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico, have been diagnosed with infections caused by an antibiotic-resistant form of Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteria. (weight loss surgery, bariatric, Tijuana, Mexico, Grand View Hospital, VIM, carbapenemase)
THE FLAG OF RWANDA: The flag of Rwanda was adopted on October 25, 2001. The flag has four colours: blue, green, yellow, and gold. The blue band represents happiness and peace; the yellow band, economic development, and the green band, the hope of prosperity. The gold sun represents enlightenment.
Exercise increased caution in the Republic of the Congo due to crime and civil unrest. Reconsider Travel To: The southern and western districts of the Pool Region due to potential civil unrest. While not common, violent crime, such as armed robbery and assault, remains a concern throughout the Republic of the Congo. Political demonstrations […]
Exercise normal precautions in Oman. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory. Do not travel to: The Yemen border area due to terrorism and armed conflict. Read the Safety and Security section on the country information page. If you decide to travel to Oman: Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive Alerts and make […]
WORK OF ART: Guernica is the most famous painting by Pablo Picasso and is considered one of the most brilliant anti-war artworks. On 26th April 1937, during the Spanish Civil War, Guernica, was bombed by Nazi German and Fascist Italian warplanes on the request of Spanish Nationalists. On the left, a wide-eyed bull stands above a woman grieving over a dead child in her arms. The centre is dominated by a horse falling in agony as if struck by a weapon. Towards the right of the dismembered soldier is a frightened female figure which appears to have floated into the room through a window. From the right, an awe-struck woman staggers towards the centre.
Latest update: Summary and Safety and security (Political situation) - Legislative elections will take place on 28 April 2019; protests may be scheduled ahead of the elections and on election day; you should remain vigilant during this period, avoid crowds and demonstrations, monitor local media and follow the advice of local authorities