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The Curious Case of the Havana Syndrome

The Curious Case of the Havana Syndrome

Update: 2021-09-09
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The Havana Syndrome was recently back in the news when US Vice President Kamala Harris had to postpone her flight to Hanoi due to suspected cases. The illness first came to prominence when CIA officers and State Department officials in Havana first reported experiencing symptoms like nausea, excruciating headaches and potential brain damage in 2016-17. In this episode, Ruturaj Gowaikar and Priyal D'Almeida discuss the suspected causes and possible reasons behind this phenomenon.

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Suggested book: "Havana Syndrome: Mass Psychogenic illness and real story behind embassy mystery and hysteria" by Robert E. Bartholomew and Robert W. Baloh (Here: https://www.amazon.in/Havana-Syndrome-Psychogenic-Illness-Hysteria/dp/3030407454)

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India’s Global Outlook Survey
As India plays an increasing role in shaping the course of world events, the future of India's foreign policy will be marked by tricky trade-offs and tough choices. What are the approaches that you think India should prioritise? Click here to take the survey and let us know your views on India's foreign policy.

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The Curious Case of the Havana Syndrome

The Curious Case of the Havana Syndrome

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