New Type of Ebola Virus Discovered
Animals and Pets Related News
HealthDay - FRIDAY, Nov. 21 (HealthDay News) -- A new species of the deadly
Ebola virus has been identified by American and Ugandan scientists.
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Ebola outbreak: Liberia closes most border crossings:
The Liberian government on Sunday closed most of the West African nation's border crossings and introduced stringent health measures to curb the spread of the deadly Ebola virus that has killed at least 660 people across the region. Ref. Source 3
The Peace Corps says it is temporarily removing its 340 volunteers from Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea due to an outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus.
A spokeswoman for the group said two volunteers have been isolated after coming in contact with someone who later died from Ebola.
Separately, two American aid workers working with Samaritan's Purse who were infected with Ebola "have shown a slight improvement," According to that group. Ref. CNN