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3 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

WHO says Ebola outbreak could strike 20,000 people

World Health Organization Assistant Director General Bruce Aylward holds up a document titled "Ebloa response roadmap" during a press briefing at the United Nations headquarters in Geneva August 28. World Health Organization Assistant Director General Bruce Aylward holds up a document titled "Ebloa response roadmap" during a press briefing at the ... (more)

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7 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs

Liberia: Mt. Coffee hydro dam rehabilitation work halted over Ebola fears

Via the Daily Observer , more signs of economic collapse-and Canada doesn't look good: Mt.Coffee Hydro Dam Rehabilitation Work Halted .

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

SNL Financial

Deadly Ebola virus a growing threat to African mining operations

Miners are responding to the escalating threat of the deadly Ebola virus in West Africa with many withdrawing workers from the region and halting operations as the death toll surpasses 1,400 .

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AllAfrica.com

Liberia: Ellen Acts Against 'Recalcitrant' Officials

As a follow-up to her directive regarding restrictions on travel of government officials, including their return within a week for those who were out of the country, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has instituted several measures that take effect immediately.

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AllAfrica.com

Liberia: Tony Elumelu Foundation Contributes U.S.$100,000 to Liberia's Ebola Fight

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has received a contribution of US$100,000 from the Tony Elumelu Foundation to be used in the fight against the spread of the deadly Ebola virus disease in Liberia.

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AllAfrica.com

Liberia: Ex-Soldier Who Says He Helped Ellen Escape Doe Threatens Lawsuit

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.

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AllAfrica.com

Liberia: Officials Who Left Amid Ebola Outbreak Fired

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.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Lucianne.com

Obama Called Nine ForeignLeaders While on Vacation

The bear is loose again in the streets of Washington. President Obama returned to the White House on Sunday night after two weeks in MarthaA s Vineyard in Massachusetts with his family.

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Houston Chronicle

US health official: Ebola has 'upper hand'

Liberian security forces with riot gear stop people from leaving the West Point area, that has been hardest hit by the Ebola virus spreading in Monrovia, Liberia, Monday, Aug. 25, 2014.

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WANE-TV Fort Wayne

Graphic provides an update on the spread of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.

The Ebola virus has the "upper hand" in an outbreak that has killed more than 1,400 people in West Africa, a top American health official said, adding that experts have the tools to stop it.

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Liberia, World News, Africa

AllAfrica.com

Liberia: Delegation From Center for Disease Control Meets Sirleaf

Liberia: High-Level Delegation of the U.S. CDC Meet With President Sirleaf and Top Government Officials - Discuss the Ebola Outbreak in Liberia President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and top officials of Government have met with a visiting delegation of the United States' Center for Disease Control and Prevention .

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

National Public Radio

Liberia's President Apologizes To The Mother Of A Slain Teenager

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf apologizes to Eva Kamara, the mother of a boy who was shot by Liberian security forces last week and later died.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Voice of America

Two Ebola Deaths Confirmed in DRC

A health worker, wearing head-to-toe protective gear, offers water to a woman with Ebola, at a treatment center for infected persons in Sierra Leone, Aug. 20, 2014.

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Related Topix: Joseph Kabila, Liberia, Africa, World News

ABC News

Obama's Summer Vacation by the Numbers

After two weeks away from the White House, President Barack Obama's vacation on Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts, ends late Sunday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Ferguson, MO, Liberia, Africa, Ernest Bai Koroma

Star-Telegram.com

Obama's summer vacation by the numbers

After two weeks away from the White House, President Barack Obama's vacation on Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts, ends late Sunday.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Voice of America

Ebola Quarantines Spark Anxiety in Liberian Capital

A man working for a humanitarian group throws small bags of water to the residents behind the fence as they wait for a second consignment of food from the Liberian Government, at the West Point area, Monrovia, Liberia, Aug. 22, 2014.

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AllAfrica.com

Liberia: Liberia Risks Losing Int'l Support, If - Labor Minister-Designate Asserts

Labor Minister-designate Neto Lighe said the Government of Liberia risks losing lots of international support if the Ellen Johnson Sirleaf led-Unity Party administration does not make He said in tackling such unlawful act, the Labor Ministry has formulated a strategy paper for a Child Labor Commission to ensure that Liberia is in full compliance ... (more)

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The Perspective

The Great Liberian Drama: The Leading Lady and her Supporting Cast

The country Liberia has been engulfed in one crisis or another for the better part of four decades now.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

United Methodist Church

Doctor's daily prayer for Liberia: 'God, send help'

Since July 2014, Samaritan's Purse has been managing an Ebola isolation center in Liberia located in Foya near the border with Guinea.

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Voice of America

DRC Sends Ebola Expert to Help Liberia Combat Disease

The Democratic Republic of Congo sent its Ebola virus expert to Liberia to help combat the disease following an official request by Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf's government, according to DRC information minister Lambert Mende.

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