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  1. Liberian area resists Ebola quarantineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston.com

    ... epidemic has mostly been concentrated in rural areas, but the disease has also spread to major cities like Conakry, Guinea, and Monrovia, the Liberian capital. Fighting Ebola in an urban area - particularly in a place like West Point, an extremely ...

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  2. Clashes erupt in Liberia over Ebola quarantineRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... epidemic has mostly been concentrated in rural areas, but the disease has also spread to major cities like Conakry, Guinea, and Monrovia, the Liberian capital. Fighting Ebola in an urban area presents challenges that the government and international ...

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  3. Clashes amid Liberian Ebola quarantineRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Age

    Monrovia, Liberia: Soldiers and police officers in riot gear blocked the roads. Even the waterfront was cordoned off, with the coast guard stopping residents from setting out in canoes.

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  4. Europe's Ebola-Fueled RacismBy Barbie Latza NadeauRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Beast

    ... the last remaining major European airline still flying directly to the Ebola-affected West African cities of Conakry, Guinea, and Freetown, Sierra Leone, causing ample concern that the greatest chance for the epidemic to reach Europe would likely be ...

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  5. Air France staff refuse to fly to nations facing Ebola outbreak: airlineRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The China Post

    Some Air France flight crews are refusing to board planes bound for Guinea, Sierra Leone and Nigeria over fears of the Ebola outbreak, the airline said Tuesday.

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  6. Ebola outbreak demands 'action in the field,' Doctors Without Borders warnsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... and deaths that we saw for entire countries in previous outbreaks," said Nyka Alexander, WHO spokesperson in Conakry, Guinea. Most infections in Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone are taking place in the community when family members or friends take ...

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  7. Ebola in Liberia: The New York Times on West PointRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs

    ... epidemic has mostly been concentrated in rural areas, but the disease has also spread to major cities like Conakry, Guinea, and Monrovia, the Liberian capital. Fighting Ebola in an urban area - particularly in a place like West Point, an extremely ...

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  8. West Africa Ebola Death Toll Rises To 1,350: WHORead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Switched

    This picture taken on August 19, 2014 shows quarantine officers inspecting the Alpha Friendship, a bulk carrier registered in Greece that carries ores from the Pepel port in Sierra Leone, one of the Ebola-hit area in Western Africa, as the ship berths in the quarantine anchorage waiting for its entry in the port at Qingdao, in eastern China's ... (more)

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  9. Clashes in Liberia slum sealed off to halt EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    Residents from an area close to the West Point Ebola center, protest as they are not allowed to enter the area leading to their homes, after Liberia security forces blocked roads, as the government clamps down on the movement of people to prevent the spread of the Ebola virus in the city of Monrovia, Liberia, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.

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  10. UN: OK to use untested Ebola drugs in outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    The World Health Organization declared it's ethical to use untested drugs and vaccines in the ongoing Ebola outbreak in West Africa.

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  11. Liberian security forces seal slum to halt EbolaRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Children surround a man, left, that fell down while walking on a street suspected of having contracted the Ebola virus in the city of Monrovia, Liberia, Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014.

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  12. Air France crews petition to stop flying to Ebola-hit countriesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    The union behind Air France has launched a petition to immediately stop flights to Ebola-hit countries until the virus is under control, as fears flare up over the largest epidemic the world has ever seen.

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  13. Liberia imposes curfew as Ebola crisis growsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Vanguard

    Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf imposed a nighttime curfew from Wednesday and quarantined two affected neighbourhoods in a bid to stem the Ebola epidemic rampaging through West Africa.

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  14. .com | Liberia imposes curfew as Ebola crisis growsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News24

    Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf imposed a night-time curfew from Wednesday and quarantined two affected neighbourhoods in a bid to stem the Ebola epidemic rampaging through West Africa.

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  15. Air France objects to flights to Ebola-hit countriesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Stuff.co.nz

    More than 700 Air France staff have signed a petition asking the airline to stop flights to the West African countries hit hard by Ebola.

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  16. Ebola: UN Health Agency Reports Encouraging Signs in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Scoop

    UNICEF and Partners take to the streets of Conakry, the capital of Guinea, to provide information on how to combat the Ebola outbreak as well as distribute soap and chlorine.

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  17. Ebola Update: Liberian Forces Receive Shoot Orders Against People...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | International Business Times

    Workers from Doctors Without Borders unload emergency medical supplies to deal with an Ebola outbreak in Conakry, Guinea, March 23, 2014.

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  18. Air France Crews Petition to Stop Flights to Ebola-Affected CountriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Mashable

    More than 700 Air France staff have signed a petition asking the airline to stop flights to the West African countries hit hard by Ebola.

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  19. Ebola and the 'Temporary Removal' of Volunteers from GuineaRead the original story

    Tuesday | News from Guinea and Friends of Guinea

    On the evening of July 29, all 340 Volunteers between the countries of Sierra Leone, Liberia, and Guinea simultaneously received a text message from their country's respective administration, directing them to check their email for information about the temporary removal of Volunteers and Trainees from the region.

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  20. Ebola in West Africa: Air France crew refuse flights to affected countriesRead the original story

    Tuesday | Crofs Blogs

    Fear of Ebola virus infects the airline staff. Some cabin crew of Air France "did not wish to carry out their mission " to make in Guinea, Sierra Leone and Nigeria, countries affected by the Ebola outbreak, said a spokesman of the company, confirming a report in Parisien-Aujourd'hui en France .

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