Global Week in Review: Death Toll Rises in Ebola Epidemic

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Death Toll Rises in Ebola Epidemic

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Ebola continues to spread in West Africa. More than half of those infected have died, or, in other words, there have been 1,427 fatalities among the 2,615 known cases, according to the World Health Organization. Meanwhile hunger is rising in areas in Liberia and Sierra Leone that have been restricted or quarantined because of the virus, according to the Catholic Herald

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