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WHO declares Ebola an international health emergency

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August 8, 2014
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The World Health Organisation on Friday declared the killer Ebola epidemic ravaging parts of west Africa an international health emergency and appealed for global aid to help afflicted countries. Duration: 01:03 Video provided by AFP


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