Komen for the Treat, a respected breast cancer awareness group based in the U.S. The Israeli group was denied entry into Egypt earlier this full week, despite having previously received the required clearances to wait the conference in Alexandria. ‘It is certainly intolerable for Israeli researchers and advocates to become excluded from a conference such as this, apparently on the basis of their nationality,’ said AJC Executive Director David Harris. ‘We desire the Egyptian government, and specifically the First Lady of Egypt, Suzanne Mubarak, who’s the patron of the conference, to make sure that the Israeli delegates are permitted to enter the national country.At present, only 10 % of the population estimated to receive food is in fact receiving it and only 20 % of those who require water are receiving it,’ mainly due to lack of access to affected areas. ‘Public health applications in the area have been interrupted and there is a great demand for post crisis interventions because of the preexisting vulnerability of the population to dengue, malaria and other vector-borne diseases.’ The 27 inches of rain that fell in January triggered significant flooding in the most densely populated areas of Guyana, with more than 70,000 people in the Georgetown area and at least 100,000 in coastal regions suffering from the floods seriously. Both water treatment vegetation on the East Coast had been knocked out of assistance, and the Guyana water utility placed 57 400-gallon drinking water tanks along east-west roads, which are getting packed by tanker trucks, PAHO’s appeal noted.