Oct 16, 2014

Dubai isolates traveler from Liberia over Ebola signs

Dubai health authorities quarantined Wednesday an air passenger who arrived from Liberia after he showed symptoms of Ebola, in the first suspected infection registered in the Gulf region. The United Arab Emirates health ministry said the man who traveled from Liberia through Morocco had ...

Liberia avoids mass hospital strike amid Ebola nightmare

Oct 14, 2014

Liberia avoids mass hospital strike amid Ebola nightmare

Health workers reported for duty at Liberia’s hospitals on Monday, largely defying calls for a strike that could have further hampered the country’s ability to respond to the worst Ebola outbreak in history. Nurses and other health workers — though not doctors — had ...

U.S. military planes arrive at Ebola ground zero

Oct 10, 2014

U.S. military planes arrive at Ebola ground zero

Six U.S. military planes arrived Thursday at the epicenter of the Ebola crisis, carrying more aid and American Marines into Liberia, the country hardest hit by the deadly disease that has devastated West Africa and stirred anxiety across a fearful world. At a World ...