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Ebola could kill 90,000 in Liberia by year-end unless efforts scaled up: study Friday, 24 Oct 2014

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Efforts to control the Ebola virus in Liberia must be quickly and dramatically scaled up or tens of thousands of people will die in the coming months, said a study published on Friday.  Full Article

Mali isolates nurses amid alarm after first Ebola case Friday, 24 Oct 2014 

BAMAKO (Reuters) - Nurses and other people who have come into contact with the first Ebola patient in Mali were isolated on Friday as concerns mounted that an epidemic that has killed 4,900 people in neighbouring West African states could take hold in the country.  Full Article  

Car bomb kills at least 25 security forces in Egypt's Sinai Friday, 24 Oct 2014 

ISMAILIA (Reuters) - A car bomb killed at least 25 Egyptian security personnel in the Sinai Peninsula on Friday, security sources said, in some of the worst violence against the state since Islamist President Mursi was overthrown last year.  Full Article  

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