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Ka·sai

(kah-sī'),
Morio, 20th-century Japanese surgeon. See: Kasai operation.

ka·sai

(kă-sī'),
A form of anemia occurring in the Congo River region, with associated edema of subcutaneous tissues, depigmented regions in the skin, and various gastrointestinal disturbances; thought to result from deficiencies in nutrition.
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The deadly clashes in the Kasai region between armed groups and DRC forces in 2017 had left some 1.4 million people displaced from their homes, with 37,000 refugees having crossed the border into Angola.
A cet effet, le projet de cooperation qui devrait impliquer les universites pedagogiques Lueji A'nkonde (Angola), Notri Down et Cananga (Kasai Central) sera envoye au ministere de l'Education, a Luanda, pour approbation, selon un communique officiel cite par l'Agence de presse angolaise (Angop).
"This could have a significant impact on our Kasai Merthyr plant in the future, as the plant is currently reliant on this business to continue its operations.
Mr Terada said that Nissan's decision to end production of its Infiniti model in Sunderland had an "immaterial" impact on Kasai due to the company producing low volumes of the car.
Kasai said that investment in primary health care is essential to provide access for the most vulnerable, build more equitable societies and help economies grow.
DRC's central region of Kasai experienced a spike in violence in September 2017, leaving at least 400 dead in an uprising that erupted when government forces killed a tribal chief and militia leader, Kamwina Nsapu, who had rebelled against former President Joseph Kabila.KASAI VIOLENCEThe Kasai violence added to the DR Congo's woes, whose eastern side has been wracked by conflict since 1994, when Hutu militias fled across the border from Rwanda after carrying out a genocide against Tutsis and moderate Hutus.
"We must develop new approaches that go beyond advocacy and training, including developing health systems that can effectively address the challenges posed by NCDs ndash as more people are growing old with one or more chronic conditions," Kasai said.
Dorcas is one of more than 20,000 child soldiers exploited by warlords in the Democratic Republic of the Congo's conflict-ravaged region of Kasai.
Now in the Kasai province - a rebel stronghold the size of Germany - thousands of children are still being enlisted to join armed militia groups.
One can get the going rates for Kasai as well as the most recent rates of animals.
Kenji Kasai, 42, who has become a celebrity on Taiwanese TV and married a Taiwanese woman in 2012, took his 4-month-old daughter to a clinic on Saturday (Aug.
New York, Apr 19 (Petra) -- UN investigators in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) have confirmed the existence of at least 17 further mass graves in Kasai Central Province, which has been the scene of clashes between soldiers and members of a local militia known as Kamuina Nsapu.