Deadliest outbreak since Ebola first ...

Deadliest outbreak since Ebola first emerged in central Africa in 1976

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Mark Duell

Tampa, FL

#1 Jun 27, 2014
Deadly Ebola outbreak that has already killed 400 people is turning into cross-border crisis in Africa
World Health Organisation: 635 infections and 399 deaths since outbreak
Began in Guinea in February and has spread to Sierra Leone and Liberia
Deadliest outbreak since Ebola first emerged in central Africa in 1976
The virus has no vaccine, no known cure and a fatality rate of up to 90%
Ebola causes vomiting, diarrhoea and internal & external haemorrhaging

By Mark Duell

Published: 19:37 EST, 26 June 2014 | Updated: 03:58 EST, 27 June 2014

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