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New Ebola containment effort under way in Liberia

Workers from an Ebola Treatment Units in the west African region where the deadly disease has killed more than 11,200 people. Photo: UN/Martine Perret

The international community's emergency response is under way following news that the deadly Ebola virus has killed again in Liberia, the UN said Friday. In addition to a 17-year-old boy who died from…

3 Jul 2015 / Listen /

Liberia confirms return of Ebola virus

An Ebola Treatment Unit in Monrovia, Liberia. Photo: UNMEER/Christopher Bailey

  Liberia in West Africa has been Ebola-free for seven weeks, or at least it was until UN health…

30 Jun 2015 / Listen /

"50% chance" of Ebola returning to West Africa

Peter Jan Graaff, UN Secretary-General's Special Representative for UNMEER.  UN Photo/Loey Felipe (file)

The likelihood of the deadly Ebola virus re-emerging in West Africa has been put at around 50 per cent…

3 Jun 2015 / Listen /

Ebola outbreak in West Africa "not yet over", says UN envoy

Dr David Nabarro, Secretary-General's Special Envoy on Ebola. UN Photo/Loey Felipe (file)

The deadly Ebola outbreak which killed more than 11,000 people in West Africa is not yet over, according to…

2 Jun 2015 / Listen /
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