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

3 hrs ago | The Financial Mirror

New Leaf Africa Earns Local Informed Con ...

New Leaf Africa has earned "Local Informed Consent" from the African government, landowners and tribal chiefs for the implementation of forest preservation, water filtration and cook stove projects in the Boula Forrest region, Republic of Guinea.

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7 hrs ago | WTKR-TV Norfolk

First U.S. citizen killed in African Ebola outbreak

Patrick Sawyer had one stop to make before heading home to Minnesota to celebrate his daughters' birthdays: a conference in Lagos, Nigeria.

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7 hrs ago | Bloomberg

Sierra Leone Is Epicenter of Ebola as Guinea Clinic Shut

Sierra Leone is now the epicenter of the Ebola outbreak, which is shifting away from its source in neighboring Guinea , Doctors Without Borders said.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

American doctor's Ebola prognosis 'grave'American doctor's Ebola...

FORT WORTH, Texas - An American doctor who contracted the Ebola virus felt a deep calling to work in Liberia and was exhausted after months of treating patients with the deadly disease.

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Infection Control Today

Ebola Virus Disease in West Africa: 96 New Cases, 7 Deaths

The World Health Organization continues to monitor the evolution of the Ebola virus disease outbreak in Sierra Leone, Liberia, and Guinea.

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PhysOrg Weblog

Global impact of the Ebola outbreak

The Ebola virus has been spreading in West Africa since March, but the current outbreak over the past few weeks has reached new heights and elevated the crisis.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Iol.co.za

US finds adviser on Guinean mine guilty

A former adviser to mining giant BSG Resources was sentenced in New York federal court on Friday to two years in prison for obstructing a criminal probe in connection with a bribery investigation in Guinea.

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Crofs Blogs

Guinea: Ebola victim from Sierra Leone buried at Pita

Guinea is still enduring new Ebola cases, but their media aren't talking much about them.

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Crofs Blogs

West Africa: Fear of Ebola breeds a terror of physicians

Via T he New York Times , a long, informative, and discouraging report datelined Kolo Bengou, Guinea: Fear of Ebola Breeds a Terror of Physicians .

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ABC News

What Is the Ebola Virus?

In this 2014 photo provided by the Samaritan's Purse aid organization, Dr. Kent Brantly, left, treats an Ebola patient at the Samaritan's Purse Ebola Case Management Center in Monrovia, Liberia.

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ABC News

Official: Ebola Kills Senior Doctor in Liberia

One of Liberia's most high-profile doctors has died of Ebola, a government official said Sunday, highlighting the risks facing health workers trying to combat the deadly disease.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

WTHR-TV Indianapolis

American doctor in Africa tests positive for Ebola

Medical personnel at the emergency entrance of a hospital receive suspected Ebola virus patients in Conakry, Guinea, on March 29, 2014.

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Vanguard

Ebola: The enemy at your door

West Africa is gripped by the worst outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease in history. The deadly virus, which has over 90 percent fatality, could cross borders to more African nations and even Europe.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

San Diego NewsCape

French Citizen Sentenced for Obstructing a Criminal Investigation...

Frederic Cilins, a 51-year old French citizen, was sentenced today in the Southern District of New York to 24 months in prison for obstructing a federal criminal investigation into alleged bribes to obtain mining concessions in the Republic of Guinea.

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New York Daily News

First Ebola patient from Sierra Leone is on the run

A health worker with disinfectant spray walks down a street outside the government hospital in Kenema, Sierra Leone after 632 people have been killed across Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone from the Ebola virus.

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Reuters

French man gets 2 years in U.S. prison for role in Guinea mine scandal

A former adviser to mining giant BSG Resources was sentenced in New York federal court on Friday to two years in prison for obstructing a criminal probe in connection with a bribery investigation in Guinea.

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Reuters

UPDATE 1-Frenchman gets 2 years in U.S. prison for role in Guinea mine scandal

A former adviser to mining giant BSG Resources was sentenced in New York federal court on Friday to two years in prison for obstructing a criminal probe in connection with a bribery investigation in Guinea.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Nigeria confirms Liberian man died of Ebola in Lagos

Nigeria said that Ebola caused the death of a Liberian national who died in quarantine in Lagos, confirmation that the worst-ever outbreak of the virus has reached Africa's most populous country.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

USA Today

Top Ebola doctor in Sierra Leone infected with virus

Top Ebola doctor in Sierra Leone infected with virus The chief doctor combating the Ebola epidemic in Sierra Leone became infected with the virus himself.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

KRCR

Sierre Leone Ebola doctor contracts virus

A doctor who has played a key role in fighting the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone is infected with the disease, according to that country's Ministry of Health.

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