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5 hrs ago | The Age

Clashes amid Liberian Ebola quarantine

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.


Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa,

13 hrs ago | Asopa People

Sean Dorney on 40 years of reporting PNG & the Pacific

Pacific Correspondent SEAN DORNEY has left the ABC after covering the region for 40 years.


Related Topix: Papua New Guinea, Oceania, World News, Africa, Trip-Hop, Fiji, Nauru, Solomon Islands, Micronesia

23 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

Liberian security forces seal slum to halt Ebola

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.


Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa, Sierra Leone

Tue Aug 19, 2014

International Business Times

Ebola Update: Liberian Forces Receive Shoot Orders Against People...

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


Related Topix: World News,


Air France Crews Petition to Stop Flights to Ebola-Affected Countries

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.


Related Topix: World News, Travel, Africa Travel, Africa, Guinea Travel, Sierra Leone, Sierra Leone Travel


Ebola medics in Liberia 'recovering'

Three doctors in Liberia with Ebola who started taking an experimental drug last Thursday are showing remarkable signs of improvement, a minister says.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

The Washington Post

Ebola Drains Budgets as Bills Fund Virus Fight: Africa Credit

The worst-ever Ebola outbreak is straining the finances of affected governments, with Sierra Leone using Treasury Bills to fund the fight against the virus as mining companies halt operations to protect workers.


Related Topix: World Bank, Liberia, World News, Africa, Somerset County, England, United Kingdom, Business News

Korean News

Anniversary of Korea's Liberation Celebrated in India, Guinea

A seminar, film show and book and photo exhibition were held by the Juche Philosophy Study Committee of India and a reading session in a district of Conakry, Guinea on August 11 and 12. The chairman of the Juche Philosophy Study Committee of India said that August 15 is a significant day when the President defeated the Japanese imperialists and ... (more)


Related Topix: World News, North Korea, Asia

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Liberia in desperate hunt for missing Ebola patients

Liberian officials were searching Monday for 17 Ebola patients who fled an attack on a quarantine centre in the capital Monrovia, raising fears that they could spread the deadly and highly contagious disease.


Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf


Interview: China to do its best to help Guinea battle Ebola

Beijing stands ready to do its best with its capacity to help Guinea fight the ongoing Ebola outbreak, says China's ambassador to the West African country.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Africa,

Sun Aug 17, 2014

The Washington Post

Liberia Ebola Center Attacked, Straining Containment Efforts

An attack on an Ebola clinic in Liberia's capital city is complicating already strained efforts there to contain the virus's spread.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Business News

Sat Aug 16, 2014


First Nigerian Ebola virus patient discharged from hospital

The first Nigerian Ebola patient has been discharged from the quarantine unit of the Emergency Operation Centre, EOC, at the Mainland Hospital, Yaba, Lagos.


Related Topix: Nigeria, World News, Africa,

CBC News

Guinea reopens Ebola clinic as sick spill over border

Guinea said on Saturday it will reopen an Ebola clinic in its remote southeast as sick nationals living in Liberia and Sierra Leone spill over the borders in search of better treatment.


Related Topix: Africa, World News, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Fri Aug 15, 2014

People's Daily Online

Chinese experts wrap up Guinea Ebola mission

Yu Yang , a health worker of the Beijing Friendship Hospital, kisses his wife before departure at the Beijing Capital International Airport,Beijing, China, Aug. 15, 2014.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Travel, Africa Travel, Africa, Guinea Travel, Asia Travel, Beijing, China Travel, China Travel,

Australian Broadcasting Corporation

World Health Organization says ebola outbreak 'vastly underestimated'

ELIZABETH JACKSON: The World Health Organization says the Ebola outbreak in West Africa may have been vastly underestimated.


Related Topix: World News, Africa

WNYC-AM New York

Even With $100 Million, WHO Says It Will Take Months To Control Ebola

When public health officials warn that it's likely to take many months to bring the Ebola outbreak in West Africa under control, it's not because they're facing a single huge challenge.


Related Topix: World News, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Medicine, Nursing, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Ebola may leave 1 million in need of food help

The deadly Ebola virus that has killed more than 1,000 in West Africa is disrupting the flow of goods, forcing the United Nations to plan food convoys for up to a million people as hunger threatens the largely impoverished area.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Life, Food, Vegetables, Sierra Leone, Liberia

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Crofs Blogs

Ebola in Liberia: 38 deaths in three days in Lofa county

The Ebola virus is taking a deadly toll on the northern county of Lofa where the deadly disease initially crossed over from neighboring Guinea.


Related Topix: Liberia, Africa, World News, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf


What An Isolation Ward Ready To Take On Ebola Looks Like

Infectious disease specialist Florian Steiner and quarantine office leader Thomas Klotzkowski disinfect themselves during a demonstration of the proceedings at the ward of Berlin's Charite hospital on Aug. 11. The quarantine ward is prepared to receive persons sick with tropical diseases, like people infected with the deadly Ebola virus for ... (more)


Related Topix: World News, Africa

Bloom Ebola statement 'mischevious'

Government will immediately divulge to citizens when the first case of Ebola is detected in South Africa, Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi said on Thursday.


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