Liberia

Thalif Deen, IPS News
UNITED NATIONS - The widespread outbreak of Ebola in West Africa, which has resulted in over 4,500 deaths so far, is also threatening to trigger a food crisis in the three countries already plagued by poverty and hunger. Dr. Shenggen Fen, director-general of the Washington-based International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), told IPS the...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
A health care worker checks on patients admitted to the Ebola Treatment Unit in Island Clinic in Liberia. (Photo: USAID/flickr/cc)
As Liberia's chief medical officer placed herself under quarantine on Saturday...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
The number of Ebola cases in Liberia and Sierra Leone could reach as many as 1...

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