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MONROVIA: Security forces in the Liberian capital fired live rounds and tear gas on Wednesday to disperse a stone-throwing crowd trying to break an Ebola quarantine imposed on their neighbourhood, as the death toll from the epidemic in West Africa hit 1,350.
MA©decins Sans FrontiA res/Doctors Without Borders is rapidly scaling up its operations in Liberia as the international response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa continues to be chaotic and entirely inadequate.
Just days after notifying its Liberian passengers that it was canceling flights due to pressure from several West African countries, SN Brussels, one of two remaining air carriers still flying Liberia route, says it is now resuming services to Liberia.
Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has ordered the dismissal of some junior and senior level cabinet ministers, who, in the wake of the deadly Ebola outbreak left the country and have yet to return.
It appears President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has many critics who do not only want her resigning her post as president, but are also calling for her to face the International court of justice for alleged crimes against humanity.
The World Health Organization said on Tuesday it had shut a laboratory in Sierra Leone after a health worker there was infected with Ebola, a move that may hamper efforts to boost the global response to the worst-ever outbreak of the disease.
Dr. Abraham Borbor, Deputy Chief Medical Doctor at Liberia's leading medical institution, the John F. Kennedy Medical Center who died from Ebola on Sunday, was not treated like any other Ebola dead.
Ebola still has the "upper hand" in the outbreak that has killed more than 1,400 people in West Africa, but experts have the means to stop it, a top American health official said during a visit to the hardest-hit countries.
Daniel Roberts, a World Bank Project Manager assigned with Ministry of Finance has been forwarded to the court for an attempted Theft of Property and Economic Sabotage in the tune of US$87,486 by the National Security Agency .
In the past, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf disparaged former Liberian leaders because, in her view, they were corrupt.
Holding and feeding her baby girl, at the Touch Humanity in Need of Kindness safe home, Benita Sumo, not her real name, a 15 year-old-girl says she became a mother when she was raped by her male teacher, at age fourteen, in Kolahun, Lofa County Northern Liberia.
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The residents of the Mount Barclay Community within the Johnsonville Township, outside of Monrovia woke up on last Friday morning in total dismay when the remains of dead Ebola victims were reportedly seen, eaten by dogs, something reminiscent of the brutal civil war here, when dogs ate dead bodies on the streets.
Humanitarian group Direct Relief, Airlink, ATX Air Services and other organizations at Alliance Airport in Fort Worth loaded emergency medical supplies into a charter jet for health workers on the front lines of the Ebola crisis in West Africa.
The need for international health-care workers to help in the response to West Africa's Ebola outbreak is enormous and pressing.
Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 12:53 am
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