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Says it is an ‘ongoing coup attempt”

 

The Venezuelan Embassy in Addis Abeba denounced today what it calls an “ongoing coup attempt” and “US interference” and accused the United States of trying to forcefully change the democratically elected Venezuelan government. According to the Embassy a plot threatening the country’s democracy and stability was unveiled by its security apparatus.

 

One of the global leaders in generic pharmaceuticals, Sandoz announced on 3 March the launch of a new program that it believes will improve maternal and child health as well as to reduce child mortality.

 

The announcement came ahead of International Women’s Day observed on March 8. The program, New Life &New Hopekicks-off with the completion of the first in a series of Sandoz-sponsored trainings to improve obstetric knowledge among midwives in Ethiopia.