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News on Guinea continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

9 hrs ago | NewsTarget.com

Ebola continues to spread, Liberia quarantines entire slum and begins deadly crackdown on protestors

As the Ebola virus spreads throughout West Africa, governments there are becoming more and more authoritarian in how they are dealing with it -- actions that are born of fear as much as pragmatism.

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10 hrs ago | The Times of India

Ebola scare: 116 people arrive from worst-affected Liberia in Delhi and Mumbai

NEW DELHI: The enormity of the Ebola outbreak hit home on Tuesday as 112 Indians and four Nepalese arrived in the country on different flights from Liberia.

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15 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

Emergency Assistance to the Republic of Liberia in response to the Ebola virus disease outbreak

TOKYO, Japan, August 26, 2014/African Press Organization / - 1. On August 25, the Government of Japan decided to provide emergency relief goods worth 30 million yen to the Republic of Liberia, through the Japan International Cooperation Agency .

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Related Topix: Liberia, Africa, World News

19 hrs ago | Switched

UK Ebola Victim Treated With Experimental Drug ZMapp

The first Briton to have contracted the deadly Ebola virus has been given the experimental drug ZMapp, the London hospital where he is being treated said on Tuesday, two days after he was brought back from West Africa.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, US Military, US News, US Air Force, Africa, Liberia

21 hrs ago | CBC News

WHO's Ebola virus lab in Sierra Leone shut to protect health workers

Russian doctor Valentine Safronov stands inside a mobile medical lab donated by the Russian government in Conakry, Guinea, on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Sierra Leone, World News, Africa, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Yesterday | CNN

Khumbulani Malinga dreams of United States of Africa

In 1924 Marcus Mosiah Garvey, Jr a Jamaican Political Leader and Orator wrote a poem titled; Hail United States of Africa: His words captured the hearts of the Fathers of Pan Africanism to give birth to the Pan Africanist Movement which in 1945 held its fifth Pan Africanist Congress in Manchester, United Kingdom which was attended by Patrice ... (more)

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Crofs Blogs

Ebola in Sierra Leone: Port Loko District in a mess

Via The Patriotic Vanguard, a Sierra Leonean news source based in Canada: Ebola: Port Loko District in a Mess .

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Crofs Blogs

Guinea receives Ebola diagnostic lab from Russia

The ministers of international cooperation, health, technical education, and Social Affairs received on 22 August at the international terminal of Conakry diagnostic laboratory epidemiological diseases offered by Russia to Guinea in the the fight against Ebola.

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Xinhuanet

Rwanda bans travel from Ebola hit countries

Rwanda has announced restrictions on travel from Ebola hit West African countries, the ministry of health said in a statement on Monday.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

International Business Times

Ebola Update: Australia Gives $1 Million to WHO as First Confirmed...

Workers from Doctors Without Borders unload emergency medical supplies to deal with an Ebola outbreak in Conakry, Guinea, March 23, 2014.

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The Standard

Senegal closes border

Senegal has become the latest country to seal its border with a west African neighbour to ward off the deadly Ebola virus, as the new UN pointman on the epidemic said preparations must be made for a possible flare-up of the disease.

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Related Topix: Epidemic, Natural Disasters, World News, Africa, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone,

Switched

2 Ebola Deaths Confirmed In Congo: Minister

Two Ebola-related deaths have been confirmed in Congo, the country's health minister said Sunday, though local officials believe the cases are unrelated to the outbreak in West Africa that has killed more than 1,400 people.

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Related Topix: Democratic Republic of the Congo, World News, Africa, Liberia,

Sat Aug 23, 2014

News24

.com | Last Ebola-free region of Liberia falls to virus

Every region of Liberia has now been hit by Ebola, officials said on Friday, as the World Health Organisation warned the fight against the worst-ever outbreak of the killer disease would take months.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

Fears and rumours of Ebola stalk Freetown-Paris flight

The Air France flight from Freetown to Paris seemed to encapsulate the global panic in the face of the Ebola outbreak with rumours and fears.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A330, World News,

Korea Herald

US missionaries beat Ebola as crisis worsens in W.Africa

Two American missionaries who contracted Ebola while treating patients in Liberia have left hospital after making a full recovery, doctors said on Thursday, as authorities in the west African nation struggled to deal with their dead.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

In-depth Africa

a 827M OMVG energy project to kick off end of 2014

The energy project of The Gambia River Basin Development Organisation , valued at 827 million Euros is expected to commence by the end of this year, officials disclosed Tuesday.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Age

Clashes amid Liberian Ebola quarantine

Monrovia, Liberia: Soldiers and police officers in riot gear blocked the roads. Even the waterfront was cordoned off, with the coast guard stopping residents from setting out in canoes.

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Asopa People

Sean Dorney on 40 years of reporting PNG & the Pacific

Pacific Correspondent SEAN DORNEY has left the ABC after covering the region for 40 years.

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Norwalk Citizen News

Liberian security forces seal slum to halt Ebola

Children surround a man, left, that fell down while walking on a street suspected of having contracted the Ebola virus in the city of Monrovia, Liberia, Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

International Business Times

Ebola Update: Liberian Forces Receive Shoot Orders Against People...

Workers from Doctors Without Borders unload emergency medical supplies to deal with an Ebola outbreak in Conakry, Guinea, March 23, 2014.

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