Airports alert over Ebola

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Dallas, TX

#1 Jul 31, 2014
Airports alert over Ebola: Passengers from Africa who show symptoms will be sent straight to secure isolation units
Passengers thought to have virus to be barred from taking flights to UK
Will be held at immigration if they appear ill on arrival and quarantined
Ebola has already claimed more than 670 lives in its worst-ever outbreak

Virus kills up to 90% of victims and has spread to large towns and cities
Can be spread through sweat and saliva and there is no vaccine or cure

By Ray Massey and Fiona Macrae and John Naish

Published: 19:12 EST, 30 July 2014 | Updated: 05:31 EST, 31 July 2014

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