Miguel Pajares, a Spanish priest who contracted ebola while doing missionary work in Liberia, returned to Spain Thursday to receive treatment.


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fruit bat, ebola

The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization released a statement to West Africans to stop eating fruit bats, a commonly eaten meat in the region.

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Sheik Umar Khan Sierra Leone Chief Ebola Doctor contracts disease dead

Sierra Leone’s chief ebola doctor, Sheik Umar Khan, passed away from the disease after news of his diagnosis broke just last week. Khan was credited with personally treating more than 100 ebola patients before he contracted the disease.

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patrick sawyer

This American man sparked a worldwide Ebola outbreak scare when he flew, infected, into Africa’s largest city. He was just weeks away from bringing the virus to the U.S.

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England Media Access - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil

Where are the most populated places in the world? Does New York rank? From tiny African islands to Latin American favelas and Indian slums, you’d be surprised.

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David Nancy Writebol missionary contracts ebola Liberia

Nancy Writebol is the second U.S. citizen to be diagnosed with ebola in Liberia. She and her husband, David, left for Liberia in August as missionaries with the Christian group, SIM. There is no cure for ebola.

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