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Ebola fears halt rotations of Sierra Leone forces into Somalia

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Sierra Leone, which is battling to contain the deadly Ebola virus, will stop new rotations of its U.N.-led forces into Somalia for...

Sierra Leone makes harbouring Ebola victims a crime

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Sierra Leone's parliament has made the harbouring of Ebola victims a crime punishable by two years' jail in an attempt to stop...

AU to help fight Ebola

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The African Union (AU) says it will have a joint civilian/military deployment in place by month-end to tackle the emergency situation caused...

South Africa bans travellers entering from Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone

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South Africa said on Thursday that due to fears over the spread of the Ebola virus it was banning travellers from Guinea,...

Emergency food drops possible for quarantined Ebola region of West Africa

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International agencies are looking into emergency food drops and truck convoys to reach hungry people in Liberia and Sierra Leone who are...

Guinea shuts borders with Sierra Leone, Liberia in bid to halt...

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Guinea closed its borders with Sierra Leone and Liberia on Saturday in a bid to halt the spread of an Ebola epidemic...

Sierra Leone army blockades Ebola areas, Liberia declares emergency

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The army blockaded on Thursday rural areas in Sierra Leone that have been hit by the deadly Ebola virus, a senior officer...

Ebola sucks life from West African states weakened by war, poverty

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Poverty, then war, and now, a deadly plague. Among the world's poorest states at the bottom of global development indexes, Sierra Leone, Liberia...

Ebola stops peacekeepers

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Sierra Leone, which is battling to contain the deadly Ebola virus, will stop new rotations of its UN-led forces into Somalia for...

Sierra Leone, Liberia deploy troops as Ebola toll nears 900

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Hundreds of troops deployed in Sierra Leone and Liberia to quarantine communities hit by the deadly Ebola virus as the death toll...

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SANDF missing the communication target

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Former defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula on a number of occasions said words to the effect South Africans have to decide what...