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Canada bars visas from Ebola-hit countries
Visa applications from worst-affected nations suspended in move slammed as ineffective and disheartening by critics.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2014 08:48 GMT
WHO faulted for Ebola response failures
Internal report says World Health Organization bungled efforts to halt the spread of the Ebola virus in West Africa.
Last updated: 18 Oct 2014 01:51 GMT
Cuba sends 300 more doctors to fight Ebola
Cuban government's pledge comes as European health experts urge their governments to ramp up relief efforts in region.
Last updated: 26 Sep 2014 13:26 GMT
Obama: World needs to do more to tackle Ebola
US president says there is significant gap between "where we are and where we need to be" in fight against epidemic.
Last updated: 26 Sep 2014 08:49 GMT
Experts advise against Ebola travel ban
Advisers to the UN World Health Organisation says there should be no general ban in travel or trade.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2014 15:06 GMT
Obama unveils $500m plan to beat Ebola
US president to send 3,000 military personnel to West Africa for mission that will include training of health workers.
Last updated: 17 Sep 2014 10:32 GMT
WHO holds urgent talks on Ebola treatments
World health experts meet in Geneva for talks on fast-tracking experimental drugs, as death toll rises in west Africa.
Last updated: 05 Sep 2014 09:49 GMT
Ebola death toll accelerates in West Africa
WHO says at least $600m needed to fight Ebola outbreak, as death toll rises to more than 1,900 people.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2014 18:24 GMT
US 'to send' untested Ebola drug to Liberia
Liberian presidency says US has approved its request to send sample doses of Zmapp to treat local doctors.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2014 02:03 GMT
Ebola declared an 'international emergency'
WHO says Ebola outbreak in West Africa could get worse and urges international community to provide urgent support.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2014 19:08 GMT
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