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Sierra Leone declares emergency as Ebola death toll hits 729 Thursday, 31 Jul 2014

FREETOWN (Reuters) - Sierra Leone declared a state of emergency and called in troops to quarantine Ebola victims on Thursday, joining neighbouring Liberia in imposing tough controls as the death toll from the worst-ever outbreak of the virus hit 729 in West Africa.  Full Article


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