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Saudi Arabia: Pilgrims Being Tested For Ebola At Jeddah Airport

Pilgrims arriving at Saudi Arabia’s King Abdulaziz International Airport (KAIA) are being screened, tested and given preventive medication against the Ebola virus. Fahd Al-Ghazwi, supervisor of the preventive center at the airport, told a local newspaper that a medical team wearing protective clothing “examines pilgrims who have flown in for Haj, especially pilgrims coming from […]

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Ebola virus. Photo by CDC/Cynthia Goldsmith

How To Fund The Ebola Fight – Analysis

By Paula Kavathas The Ebola epidemic in West Africa receives daily international coverage, with good reason, as the human and economic crisis intensifies in four nations – Liberia, Sierra Leone, Ghana and Nigeria. The World Health Organization has called for international cooperation to halt the spread of the deadly virus, advocating for a massive emergency […]