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News on Guinea continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

1 hr ago | Iol.co.za

US finds adviser on Guinean mine guilty

A former adviser to mining giant BSG Resources was sentenced in New York federal court on Friday to two years in prison for obstructing a criminal probe in connection with a bribery investigation in Guinea.

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Related Topix: Prison, World News, Africa, Lansana Conte

3 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs

Guinea: Ebola victim from Sierra Leone buried at Pita

Guinea is still enduring new Ebola cases, but their media aren't talking much about them.

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4 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs

West Africa: Fear of Ebola breeds a terror of physicians

Via T he New York Times , a long, informative, and discouraging report datelined Kolo Bengou, Guinea: Fear of Ebola Breeds a Terror of Physicians .

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

8 hrs ago | ABC News

What Is the Ebola Virus?

In this 2014 photo provided by the Samaritan's Purse aid organization, Dr. Kent Brantly, left, treats an Ebola patient at the Samaritan's Purse Ebola Case Management Center in Monrovia, Liberia.

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19 hrs ago | ABC News

Official: Ebola Kills Senior Doctor in Liberia

One of Liberia's most high-profile doctors has died of Ebola, a government official said Sunday, highlighting the risks facing health workers trying to combat the deadly disease.

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Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa, Uganda, Sierra Leone, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Sat Jul 26, 2014

WTHR-TV Indianapolis

American doctor in Africa tests positive for Ebola

Medical personnel at the emergency entrance of a hospital receive suspected Ebola virus patients in Conakry, Guinea, on March 29, 2014.

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Vanguard

Ebola: The enemy at your door

West Africa is gripped by the worst outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease in history. The deadly virus, which has over 90 percent fatality, could cross borders to more African nations and even Europe.

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

Fri Jul 25, 2014

San Diego NewsCape

French Citizen Sentenced for Obstructing a Criminal Investigation...

Frederic Cilins, a 51-year old French citizen, was sentenced today in the Southern District of New York to 24 months in prison for obstructing a federal criminal investigation into alleged bribes to obtain mining concessions in the Republic of Guinea.

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Related Topix: Prison, World News, Africa, US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation

New York Daily News

First Ebola patient from Sierra Leone is on the run

A health worker with disinfectant spray walks down a street outside the government hospital in Kenema, Sierra Leone after 632 people have been killed across Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone from the Ebola virus.

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Related Topix: Sierra Leone, World News, Africa

Reuters

French man gets 2 years in U.S. prison for role in Guinea mine scandal

A former adviser to mining giant BSG Resources was sentenced in New York federal court on Friday to two years in prison for obstructing a criminal probe in connection with a bribery investigation in Guinea.

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Related Topix: Prison, Africa, World News, Lansana Conte

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Frenchman gets 2 years in U.S. prison for role in Guinea mine scandal

A former adviser to mining giant BSG Resources was sentenced in New York federal court on Friday to two years in prison for obstructing a criminal probe in connection with a bribery investigation in Guinea.

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Related Topix: Prison, World News, Africa, Lansana Conte

Channelnewsasia.com

Nigeria confirms Liberian man died of Ebola in Lagos

Nigeria said that Ebola caused the death of a Liberian national who died in quarantine in Lagos, confirmation that the worst-ever outbreak of the virus has reached Africa's most populous country.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

USA Today

Top Ebola doctor in Sierra Leone infected with virus

Top Ebola doctor in Sierra Leone infected with virus The chief doctor combating the Ebola epidemic in Sierra Leone became infected with the virus himself.

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

Wed Jul 23, 2014

KRCR

Sierre Leone Ebola doctor contracts virus

A doctor who has played a key role in fighting the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone is infected with the disease, according to that country's Ministry of Health.

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

NEWS.com.au

'Hero' doctor contracts Ebola

HE has been labelled a national hero for his work with people who have contracted Ebola.

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In-depth Africa

Switzerland commits a further CHF 500,000 to fight Ebola epidemic in West Africa

BERN, Switzerland, July 23, 2014/African Press Organization / - The SDC is allocating CHF 500,000 to support Mdecins Sans Frontires-Switzerland in its work to combat the Ebola virus in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.

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

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Infection Control Today

Life After Ebola Has New Meaning for Two Survivors Now Helping Others

Women's associations help to disseminate key messages on Ebola in Conakry and also raise funds for the outbreak response.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Ghana, Medicine, Malaria, Health, Nursing

Crofs Blogs

ECDC: CDTR for week 29

The ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report is a weekly bulletin intended for epidemiologists and health professionals in the area of communicable disease prevention and control.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Epidemiology, World News, Ghana, Africa, Costa Rica, Central America, Miami Dade County, FL, Palm Beach County, FL

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Art Daily

Minerva Gallery to offer a fine selection of museum-quality Tribal Art at auction on July 25

Baga Nimba Wooden Headdress. 49-1/4" in height x 19" in width x 26-1/4" in length.

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The Independent

Ebola myths help spread deadly disease

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Related Topix: Sierra Leone, World News, Africa, Travel, Sierra Leone Travel, Freetown, Sierra Leone Travel, Africa Travel, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Guinea Travel, South Africa Travel, Africa, South Africa Travel

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